Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)

61 results for Lythrum salicaria (purple loosestrife)
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Specimen IDStateCountyLocalityYear HUC Number What's this? Drainage nameStatus
245958 ILCarrollCarroll County2008 07000000 Upper Mississippi Regioncollected
1692525 ILCarrollHwy 80 at [Mississippi] Palisades State Park; "Driftless Area"1960 07060005 Apple-Plumunknown
1456439 ILCarrollNear the Palisade State Park1947 07060005 Apple-Plumestablished
1692402 ILCook[No locality description provided]1926 07120004 Des Plainesunknown
213585 ILCookAlong the Wabash railway.1916 07120003 Chicagoestablished
1456438 ILCookBerwyn, Cook County, IL1940 07120004 Des Plainesestablished
213609 ILCookChicago area1969 07120003 Chicagoestablished
213606 ILCookCook County1949 Unknown or N/Aestablished
1693088 ILCookLansing Forest Preserve (Palos and Sag Division): Wampum Lake1995 07120003 Chicagounknown
1456437 ILCookRiver Forest, Cook County, IL1939 07120004 Des Plainesestablished
245977 ILCrawfordCrawford County2008 05120111 Middle Wabash-Busseroncollected
245976 ILCumberlandCumberland County2008 05120112 Embarrascollected
245962 ILDeKalbDeKalb County2008 07000000 Upper Mississippi Regioncollected
245964 ILDuPageDuPage County2008 07120000 Upper Illinoiscollected
254380 ILFayetteState route 23, ca. 1.0 miles W of US route 51; bottoms of the Kaskaskia River.1990 07140202 Middle Kaskaskiacollected
245972 ILFultonFulton County2008 07130000 Lower Illinoiscollected
245967 ILGrundyGrundy County2008 07120000 Upper Illinoiscollected
245973 ILHancockHancock County2008 07000000 Upper Mississippi Regioncollected
213611 ILJacksonCarbondale1903 07140106 Big Muddyestablished
213610 ILJacksonElkville [south of]1959 07140106 Big Muddyestablished
245957 ILJo DaviessJo Daviess County2008 07000000 Upper Mississippi Regioncollected
245963 ILKaneKane County2008 07000000 Upper Mississippi Regioncollected
245968 ILKankakeeKankakee County2008 07120000 Upper Illinoiscollected
245965 ILKendallKendall County2008 07120000 Upper Illinoiscollected
1692939 ILLakeDuck Lake, Ingleside; near jct. of Hwy 12 & 591984 07120006 Upper Foxunknown

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/24/2022].

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