Specimen Information

Myriophyllum aquaticum
Myriophyllum aquaticum
(parrot feather)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1396763
GroupPlants
GenusMyriophyllum
Speciesaquaticum
Common Nameparrot feather
StateGA
CountyPike
LocalityBumblee Creek above watershed lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Flint
HUC8 Number03130005
HUC10 NamePotato Creek
HUC10 Number0313000509
HUC12 NameHoney Bee Creek-Potato Creek
HUC12 Number031300050901
Map
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Collection Day26
Collection Month5
Collection Year2013
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2019
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
Commentswe don't need an image of the parrot feather; we know what it is; numerous workshops/lectures, etc. identify the offending plant. The actual acerage of infested area is unknown but I had to enter a number in order to submit thsi report.; EDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierKaran A. Rawlins
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Size7 Acres


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/28/2021].

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