Specimen Information

Myriophyllum spicatum
Myriophyllum spicatum
(Eurasian watermilfoil)

Specimen ID1409849
Common NameEurasian watermilfoil
LocalityApprox. 2000 ft. north of the outlet of Broad Brook in Vernon(convergence with CT River) and just on the north side of the outlet (RR underpass/"culvert") in to/out of Hunts Meadows (backwater area west of the RR tracks
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWest River-Connecticut River
HUC8 Number01080107
HUC10 NameVernon Dam-Connecticut River
HUC10 Number0108010705
HUC12 NameVernon Dam-Connecticut River
HUC12 Number010801070507
Collection Day15
Collection Month9
Collection Year2006
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker | dispersed
Reference 1
Ref. Number:29921
Author:Mehrhoff, L.J., J.A. Silander, Jr., S.A. Leicht, E.S. Mosher, and N.M. Tabak
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.
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
Commentswater and marshy area included in the plot site; EDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
Number Collected1-20 plants


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [8/18/2022].

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