Specimen Information

Myriophyllum spicatum
Myriophyllum spicatum
(Eurasian watermilfoil)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1534625
GroupPlants
GenusMyriophyllum
Speciesspicatum
Common NameEurasian watermilfoil
StateMN
CountySt. Louis
Locality[no locality description provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLittle Fork
HUC8 Number09030005
HUC10 NameSturgeon River
HUC10 Number0903000503
HUC12 NameShannon River
HUC12 Number090300050302
Map
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Collection Year2012
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayescaped captivity | planted ornamental
Statusestablished
Reference 1
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 point observation was generated from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources infested waters list and may not reflect the actual location that this species was found within the lake, river or stream. This point only indicates that the species was confirmed somewhere within this water body.
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number4845720
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/27/2021].

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