Specimen Information

Eichhornia crassipes
Eichhornia crassipes
(floating waterhyacinth)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID888128
GroupPlants
GenusEichhornia
Speciescrassipes
Common Namefloating waterhyacinth
StateNY
CountyNiagara
LocalityOppenheim Park Pond
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameNiagara
HUC8 Number04120104
HUC10 NameNiagara River
HUC10 Number0412010406
HUC12 NameCayuga Creek
HUC12 Number041201040603
Map
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Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity pond | planted ornamental
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28145
Author:Kishbaugh, S.A.
Date:2015
Title:NYS Exotic Aquatic Plant Locations 2015
Publisher:New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/21/2019].

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