Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID243181
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StatePR
CountyArecibo
LocalityArecibo River, downstrean from Dos Bocas Reservoir (Lago Dos Bocas)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameCibuco-Guajataca
HUC8 Number21010002
HUC10 NameRio Grande de Arecibo Watershed
HUC10 Number2101000204
HUC12 NameRio Grande de Arecibo at mouth
HUC12 Number210100020414
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recordlocale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/28/2020].

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