Species: 

Centaurea stoebe

Common Name: 

spotted knapweed

Systems Affected (standardized): 

riparian/aquatic, rangeland, cropland/pastureland, disturbed/waste areas

Regions(s) present (updated by AB): 

PH, NE

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Impacts: 

displaces native vegetation and reduces the forage potential for wildlife and livestock

Source? likely to be reintroduced: 

likely spread to North America in an alfalfa shipment

Info Blurb: 

Displaces native vegetation and reduces forage for wildlife and livestock

Native Regions in OK: 

NONE

Current and past designations: 

MO

Present in OK?

Present in Bordering States?

TX, NM, CO, KS, MO, AR, LA

Has Legal Status in BS?

CO List B, NM Class A