EPPO Global Database

Pontederia crassipes(EICCR)

Distribution details in Germany

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Present, no details
* Reported as occurring in thermally abnormal waters e.g. the River Erf
* Hussner, A., and R. Lösch. 2005. Alien Aquatic Plants in a Thermally Abnormal River and their Assembly to
Neophyte-Dominated Macrophyte Stands (River Erft, Northrhine-Westphalia). Limnologica Ecology and
Management of Inland Waters 35: 18–30

* Coetzee, J. A., Hill, M. P., Ruiz-Téllez, T., Starfinger, U., & Brunel, S. (2017). Monographs on invasive plants in Europe N° 2: Eichhornia crassipes (Mart.) Solms. Botany Letters, 164(4), 303-326.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
France Present, few occurrences view...
France Corse Present, few occurrences view...
Poland Present, no details view...