Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1437329
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateCA
CountySan Bernardino
LocalityMojave Desert: along the Mojave River at the Lower Narrows between Victorville and Oro Grande, near Mojave Heights off the National Trails Hwy, just upstream of the bridge over the river.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameMojave
HUC8 Number18090208
HUC10 NameBell Mountain Wash-Mojave River
HUC10 Number1809020807
HUC12 NameBurkhardt Lake-Mojave River
HUC12 Number180902080706
Map
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Collection Day11
Collection Month7
Collection Year2007
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
Reference 2
Ref. Number:16045
Author:Alexander, J., S. Markos, J. Yost, R.L. Moe, E. Dean, and M. Nazaire.
Date:2016
Title:Consortium of California Herbaria (CCH)
Publisher:Regents of the University of California
CommentsCalflora observation ID: cch:UC1930971
Record TypeLiterature
DisposalUC
Museum Cat NumberUC1930971
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [2/28/2021].

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