Specimen Information

Myriophyllum aquaticum
Myriophyllum aquaticum
(parrot feather)

Specimen ID234234
Common Nameparrot feather
LocalitySwan Creek near roadside park, 9 mi S of Athens on Hwy 31
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameWheeler Lake
HUC8 Number06030002
HUC10 NameSwan Creek-Wheeler Lake
HUC10 Number0603000211
HUC12 NameSwan Creek
HUC12 Number060300021101
Collection Day17
Collection Month10
Collection Year1957
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10662
Author:Mast, A.R., A. Stuy, G. Nelson, A. Bugher, N. Weddington, J. Vega, K. Weismantel, D.S. Feller, and D. Paul.
Title:Robert K. Godfrey Herbarium (FSU)
Publisher:Florida State University
Commentsfrequency: very dense; habitat: stream nr roadside park and going thru pasture; reproductive status: veg; type intro: possibly intentionally introduced from aquarium;id notes: RK Godfrey 1977, SG Aiken Nov. 1981-Feb. 1982, EN Nelson and RW Couch 1984 CollectorNumber: Gillespie 833
Record TypeLiterature
Earliest Recordstate
Museum Cat NumberFSU


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [4/18/2024].

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