Specimen Information

Pontederia crassipes
Pontederia crassipes
(floating water hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID274487
GroupPlants
GenusPontederia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating water hyacinth
StateCT
CountyNew London
LocalityHopeville Pond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameQuinebaug
HUC8 Number01100001
HUC10 NamePachaug River
HUC10 Number0110000106
HUC12 NameLower Pachaug River
HUC12 Number011000010602
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month10
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwaydispersed
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19670
Author:Gibbons, J.
Date:2011
Title:The Connecticut Agricultural Extension Station Aquatic Plant Survey Program.
CommentsGrowing on sand in 30 cm of water
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/31/2020].

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