Specimen Information

Myriophyllum spicatum
Myriophyllum spicatum
(Eurasian watermilfoil)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1618361
GroupPlants
GenusMyriophyllum
Speciesspicatum
Common NameEurasian watermilfoil
StateIL
CountyWilliamson
LocalityShawnee National Forest
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameSaline
HUC8 Number05140204
HUC10 NameSugar Creek-South Fork Saline River
HUC10 Number0514020401
HUC12 NameLake of Egypt
HUC12 Number051402040101
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month6
Collection Year2008
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:33777
Author:Natural Resource Information Systems (NRIS)
Date:2019
Title:Current Invasive Plants
Publisher:U.S. Forest Service
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater-Brackish


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/31/2020].

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