Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1534730
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateMN
CountySt. Louis
Locality[no locality description provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRainy Lake
HUC8 Number09030003
HUC10 NameRat Root River
HUC10 Number0903000311
HUC12 NameLower East Branch Rat Root River
HUC12 Number090300031105
Map
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Collection Day1
Collection Month8
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayshipping ballast water | planted wildlife habitat
Statusunknown
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
Commentsn=3 aggregate IDs by 1000 m radius, from 2016-08-01 to 2016-08-01;
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number4756051
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/19/2021].

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