Specimen Information

Myriophyllum spicatum
Myriophyllum spicatum
(Eurasian watermilfoil)

Specimen ID1464412
Common NameEurasian watermilfoil
LocalityNorway Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChippewa
HUC8 Number07020005
HUC10 NameShakopee Creek
HUC10 Number0702000508
HUC12 NameNorway Lake
HUC12 Number070200050801
Collection Day26
Collection Month5
Collection Year2018
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
Comments“I was boating with my family and there was pieces of Eurasian Milfoil floating past the boat so I pulled a piece in to look closer at it and an adult zebra mussel was attached to the bottom of the weed. I have the sample in a closed container, and plan to bring it in.“ EDDMapS report
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number5784780
VerifierGary Montz


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