Specimen Information

Potamogeton crispus
Potamogeton crispus
(curly-leaf pondweed)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1319733
GroupPlants
GenusPotamogeton
Speciescrispus
Common Namecurly-leaf pondweed
StateMA
CountyBerkshire
LocalityWindsor Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHudson-Hoosic
HUC8 Number02020003
HUC10 NameUpper Hoosic River
HUC10 Number0202000306
HUC12 NamePhillips Creek-Hoosic River
HUC12 Number020200030603
Map
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Collection Year2014
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:28801
Author:Shanks, A.
Date:2016
Title:Windsor Lake to be closed to treat invasive pondweed
Publisher:The Berkshire Eagle
CommentsDiscovered in 2014. Five-year treatment plan began in 2015.
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordlocale
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2019]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/25/2019].

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