Specimen Information

Myriophyllum spicatum
Myriophyllum spicatum
(Eurasian watermilfoil)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID240676
GroupPlants
GenusMyriophyllum
Speciesspicatum
Common NameEurasian watermilfoil
StateCA
CountyPlacer
LocalityTruckee River (between Tahoe City Dam and Truckee)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameTruckee
HUC8 Number16050102
HUC10 NameProsser Creek-Truckee River
HUC10 Number1605010202
HUC12 NameSquaw Creek-Truckee River
HUC12 Number160501020202
Map
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Collection Year1996
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft | dispersed
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
Earliest Recorddrainage
Museum Cat Number
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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