Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1436486
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateCA
CountyButte
Locality3 mi SW of Oroville along Pacific Heights Rd, 1.8 mi W of Hwy 70.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHoncut Headwaters-Lower Feather
HUC8 Number18020159
HUC10 NameUpper Feather River
HUC10 Number1802015902
HUC12 NameThermalito Afterbay
HUC12 Number180201590201
Map
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Collection Day18
Collection Month7
Collection Year1981
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayplanted ornamental
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:25610
Author:West, R., J. Malpas, C. Powell, M. Tollett, D. Anderson, and E. Dorrington.
Date:2019
Title:Calflora
CommentsCalflora observation ID: xr178877
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/23/2021].

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