Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID257388
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateAL
CountyEtowah
LocalityBeaver pond by Hwy 272, Duck Springs
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameMiddle Coosa
HUC8 Number03150106
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month7
Collection Year2002
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17314
Author:Southeast Exotic Pest Plant Council.
Date:2008
Title:Early Detection & Distribution Mapping System.
Publisher:University of Georgia Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
CommentsLarge solid population
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/1/2020].

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