Taxon  Report   5735 
Myriophyllum aquaticum  (Vell. Conc.) Verdc.
parrot feather watermilfoil,  parrot's feather
Myriophyllum aquaticum, a dicot, is a perennial herb (aquatic) that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

The California Invasive Plant Council classifies its potential impact on native ecosystems as high - ALERT   (plant profile / CalWeedMapper).
 

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Myriophyllum aquaticum
© 2011 Louis-M. Landry
Myriophyllum aquaticum
© 2010 Zoya Akulova
Communities:
escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: HALORAGACEAE  
Genus: Myriophyllum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Enydria aquatica
TJM2 + PLANTS: Myriophyllum brasiliense
TJM2 + PLANTS: Myriophyllum proserpinacoides
 Information about  Myriophyllum aquaticum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MYAQ2)

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 25, 2014).

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