Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1425005
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateWI
CountyChippewa
LocalityLake Wissota
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Chippewa
HUC8 Number07050005
HUC10 NameLake Wissota
HUC10 Number0705000503
HUC12 NameLake Wissota
HUC12 Number070500050308
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month5
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27924
Author:Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WI DNR).
Date:2017
Title:Lakes and rivers with invasives species
Publisher:Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
CommentsWisconsin DNR
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierWisconsin DNR
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [6/5/2020].

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