Myriophyllum spicatum
Myriophyllum spicatum
(Eurasian watermilfoil)
Plants
Exotic

Impact ID8716
Impact TypeDisease/Parasites/Toxicity
Study TypeExperimental
Study LocationLaboratory
Impact DescriptionIn the lab experiment, polyphenolic allelochemicals taken from Myriophyllum spicatum (Eurasian watermilfoil) inhibited the growth of green algae and cyanobacteria, such as Microcystis aeruginosa.
Reference42525
Great Lakes RegionNo
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