Endothall behavior in five aquatic weeds
Endothall is one of the original aquatic herbicides being primarily to control submersed plants since 1960. Endothall is considered a contact herbicide, in a chemical class of its own, it is a serine/threonine protein phosphatase inhibitor, which has broad-spectrum control and is effective in controlling both monocotyledons and dicotyledons. Eurasian watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum L.) (EWM), hydrilla [Hydrilla verticillata (L.f.) Royle], curlyleaf pondweed (Potamogeton crispus L.) (CLP), and sago pondweed (Potamogeton pectinatus L.) (SPW) are submersed aquatic species considered troublesome ...
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