Specimen Information

Myriophyllum spicatum
Myriophyllum spicatum
(Eurasian watermilfoil)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1409874
GroupPlants
GenusMyriophyllum
Speciesspicatum
Common NameEurasian watermilfoil
StateVT
CountyOrange
Localitybackwater area of the CT River approx. 1/2 mile WSW of Reeds Marsh and approx. 1 mile NNE of the village of Ely
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameUpper Connecticut-Mascoma
HUC8 Number01080104
HUC10 NameGrant Brook-Connecticut River
HUC10 Number0108010402
HUC12 NameLake Morey-Connecticut River
HUC12 Number010801040205
Map
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Collection Day6
Collection Month9
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
Commentsbackwater area of the CT RIver; brook/outlet from Lake Morey (which has a M. spcatum infestation) empties intothis backwater area; plot includes water and some shore area too.;
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected20-99
Year ClassVegetative


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