Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1534919
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateMN
CountyOlmsted
LocalityDouglas State Trail
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameZumbro
HUC8 Number07040004
HUC10 NameZumbro River
HUC10 Number0704000405
HUC12 NameZumbro Lake-Zumbro River
HUC12 Number070400040502
Map
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Collection Day19
Collection Month7
Collection Year2004
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker on small watercraft
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
Commentsnot sure if loosesrife or fireweed or if on trail right of way
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number1566426
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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