Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1534724
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateMN
CountyLake
Locality[no locality description provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBeaver-Lester
HUC8 Number04010102
HUC10 NameWest Split Rock River-Frontal Lake Superior
HUC10 Number0401010205
HUC12 NameNelsens Creek-Frontal Lake Superior
HUC12 Number040101020503
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month7
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown | planted ornamental
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:24369
Author:Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Date:2019
Title:EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system
Publisher:The University of Georgia
CommentsLoosestrife growing between Gitchi Gammi Trail and private driveway at 3626 Hwy 61, Two Harbors, MN.
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number4779059
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/24/2021].

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