Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1538524
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateMN
CountySt. Louis
Locality[no locality description provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBeaver-Lester
HUC8 Number04010102
HUC10 NameKnife River
HUC10 Number0401010203
HUC12 NameLower Knife River
HUC12 Number040101020303
Map
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Collection Day2
Collection Month8
Collection Year2018
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
CommentsA citizen showed me pictures on their phone. I was easier for me to submit online without their photo.
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number7642218
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/28/2021].

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