Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1441104
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateCA
CountyButte
Locality2.5 mi S of Oroville on hwy to Marysville, along Pacific Heights Rd, 1.8 mi W of Hwy 70. Roadside ditch.
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameHoncut Headwaters-Lower Feather
HUC8 Number18020159
HUC10 NameUpper Feather River
HUC10 Number1802015902
HUC12 NameOregon Gulch-Feather River
HUC12 Number180201590202
Map
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Collection Day5
Collection Month7
Collection Year1965
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: xr178836
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/28/2020].

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