Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1534913
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateMN
CountyCook
LocalityBWCA Wilderness - Campsite; SAGANAGA LAKE CAMPSITE 61 ON GOLD ISLAND, IN SANDY SOIL BY HIGH WATER MARK, PULLED
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameRainy Headwaters
HUC8 Number09030001
HUC10 NameSaganaga Lake
HUC10 Number0903000104
HUC12 NameSaganaga Lake
HUC12 Number090300010405
Map
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Collection Day4
Collection Month9
Collection Year2007
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait | stocked for biocontrol
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
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number2028528
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/27/2021].

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