Eichhornia crassipes   (Mart.) Solms,  1883 (Plant)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Order:Liliales
Family:Pontederiaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
• Common Water Hyacinth (English)
• Floating Water Hyacinth (English)
• Water Hyacinth (English)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine, Coastal

Biogeography


• Kerala, Mangalvan (Lat: 10) (Long: 76.3) INDIA (Depth: 1 mts)
• Kerala, Mangalvan (Lat: 9.98) (Long: 76.26) INDIA (Depth: 1 mts)

Literature Source(s)
  • Prabhakaran, N and Gupta, R (1990) Activity of soil fungi of Mangalvan, the mangrove ecosystem of Cochin backwater Fishery technology(India) Society of Fisheries Technologists, India 27 157-159 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/2430/2/Fish_Technol_27_157.pdf
  • Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Available at - http://www.itis.gov.
  • Herzlich Willkommen bei heimbiotop! Available at - http://www.heimbiotop.de/

Page last updated on:2010-11-29

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