Specimen Information

Myriophyllum spicatum
Myriophyllum spicatum
(Eurasian watermilfoil)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1409790
GroupPlants
GenusMyriophyllum
Speciesspicatum
Common NameEurasian watermilfoil
StateVT
CountyWindham
LocalityRetreat Meadows (West River backwater area) along the Rte 30 side
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWest
HUC8 Number01080107
HUC10 NameRock River-West River
HUC10 Number0108010704
HUC12 NameWest River
HUC12 Number010801070406
Map
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Collection Day3
Collection Month7
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | dispersed
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29921
Author:Mehrhoff, L.J., J.A. Silander, Jr., S.A. Leicht, E.S. Mosher, and N.M. Tabak
Date:2003
Title:IPANE: Invasive Plant Atlas of New England
Publisher:Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut
Reference 2
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
Commentsthis location is at the water's edge - included water & shore area; LC may have reported M. spicatum and P. crispus from the general area of the Retreat Meadows previously.; Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1-20 plants
Year ClassVegetative


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/23/2020].

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