Specimen Information

Myriophyllum spicatum
Myriophyllum spicatum
(Eurasian watermilfoil)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1535259
GroupPlants
GenusMyriophyllum
Speciesspicatum
Common NameEurasian watermilfoil
StateMN
CountyPolk
LocalityUnion
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSandhill-Wilson
HUC8 Number09020301
HUC10 NameUpper Sand Hill River
HUC10 Number0902030102
HUC12 NameUnion Lake
HUC12 Number090203010206
Map
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Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
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
Commentsn=2 aggregate IDs by 1000 m radius, from 2007-01-01 to 2007-01-01; This 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 Number4845952
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/26/2021].

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