Specimen Information

Myriophyllum spicatum
Myriophyllum spicatum
(Eurasian watermilfoil)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1418619
GroupPlants
GenusMyriophyllum
Speciesspicatum
Common NameEurasian watermilfoil
StateNY
CountyFranklin
LocalityLake Colby
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSaranac River
HUC8 Number04150406
HUC10 NameSaranac Lakes-Saranac River
HUC10 Number0415040601
HUC12 NameLower Saranac Lake-Saranac River
HUC12 Number041504060104
Map
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Collection Year2017
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:30517
Author:Moore, S. (editor).
Date:2017
Title:Funds will help attack on invasive plant
Publisher:Press Republican
CommentsControl underway as of 2017. Eradication expected in 2019.
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/7/2021].

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