Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID257401
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateAL
CountyCoffee
LocalityElba, 0.1 mile N on HWY 87
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NamePea
HUC8 Number03140202
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month10
Collection Year2000
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.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordcounty
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/19/2019].

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