Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(common water-hyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID873197
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namecommon water-hyacinth
StateMS
CountyMonroe
LocalityLake Aberdeen, biomass sampling site 1, off Tennessee Tombigbee Waterway, just east of Blue Bluff Rd
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Tombigbee
HUC8 Number03160101
HUC10 NameWeaver Creek-Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway
HUC10 Number0316010111
HUC12 NameAberdeen Lake-Tombigbee River
HUC12 Number031601011103
Map
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Collection Month5
Collection Year2005
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27731
Author:Robles, W., J.D. Madsen, and R.M. Wersal.
Date:2015
Title:Estimating the biomass of waterhyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) using the Normalized Difference Vegetation Index derived from simulated Landsat 5 TM
Journal:Invasive Plant Science and Management
Volume:8
Pages:203-211
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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