Specimen Information

Najas minor
Najas minor
(brittle waternymph)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1247454
GroupPlants
GenusNajas
Speciesminor
Common Namebrittle waternymph
StateME
CountyYork
LocalitySalmon Falls River impoundment (Milton, Northeast, and Town House Ponds)
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NamePiscataqua-Salmon Falls
HUC8 Number01060003
Map
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Collection Month10
Collection Year2015
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28082
Author:Madore, D.
Date:2015
Title:Maine, New Hampshire officials confirm European naiad infestation in Salmon Falls River
Publisher:Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Reference 2
Ref. Number:28494
Author:Andrews, C.
Date:2016
Title:Invasive plant found in Milton Three Ponds
Publisher:Foster's Online
Reference 3
Ref. Number:18125
Author:Invasive Aquatic Species Program, Maine Department of Environmental Protection.
Date:2015
Title:Maine DEP 2015 Invasive Aquatic Plant Map
Publisher:Maine Department of Environmental Protection, Augusta, Maine.
Volume:2007
Issue:March
CommentsDiscovered in 2015
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordcounty
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/22/2019].

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