NAS - Nonindigenous Aquatic Species
Les, D.H., and L.J. Mehrhoff. 1999. Introduction of nonindigenous aquatic vascular plants in southern New England: a historical perspective. Biological Invasions 1(2-3):281-300.
Reference Number: 10741
Type: Journal Article
Author: Les, D.H., and L.J. Mehrhoff.
Date (year): 1999
Article Title:Introduction of nonindigenous aquatic vascular plants in southern New England: a historical perspective.
Journal Name: Biological Invasions
Keywords: aquatic weeds, cultivated plants, invasive hydrophytes, southern New England, water gardening
Butomus umbellatus CT - New Haven
Cabomba caroliniana MA - Hatfield
Callitriche stagnalis NY - state non-specific MA - Barnstable County
Egeria densa NY - Mill Neck, Long Island
Myriophyllum aquaticum NJ - Haddonfield NY - southeastern New York
Myriophyllum heterophyllum CT - Bunnells Pond, Bridgeport
Myriophyllum spicatum MA - Berkshire County
Najas minor MA - Lily Brook and Stockbridge Bowl, West Stockbridge NY - Mouth of Mohawk River at Waterford
Nasturtium officinale CT - New Haven
Nymphoides peltata MA - Winchester
Potamogeton crispus MA - Spy Pond, Arlington
Trapa natans MA - Middlesex county CT - Connecticut River
Veronica beccabunga NJ - Bergen Tunnel NY - Gowanus Creek [Canal], Hunter's Point, Long Island
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