Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID257360
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateCA
CountySacramento
LocalitySacramento/San Joaquin River Delta, Donlon Island, Donlon Lake, restoring wetland.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Sacramento
HUC8 Number18020163
HUC10 NameSherman Lake-Sacramento River
HUC10 Number1802016307
HUC12 NameThreemile Slough-Sacramento River
HUC12 Number180201630703
Map
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Collection Month6
Collection Year1998
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:13720
Author:Toft, J.D., J.R. Cordell, and W.C. Fields
Date:2002
Title:New records of crustaceans (Amphipoda, Isopoda) in the Sacramento/San Joaquin Delta, California, and application of criteria for introduced species.
Journal:Journal of Crustacean Biology
Volume:22
Issue:1
Pages:190-200
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierJason D. Toft
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/15/2021].

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