Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID257408
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateAL
CountyConecuh
LocalityConecuh County Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Conecuh
HUC8 Number03140304
HUC10 NameUpper Murder Creek
HUC10 Number0314030401
HUC12 NameTomley Creek-Cane Creek
HUC12 Number031403040105
Map
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Collection Day31
Collection Month8
Collection Year1985
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.
CommentsUncommon at edge of lake
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recorddrainage
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/25/2019].

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