Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1538536
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateMN
CountyFaribault
LocalityBlue Earth
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameBlue Earth
HUC8 Number07020009
HUC10 NameEast Branch Blue Earth River
HUC10 Number0702000905
HUC12 NameCounty Ditch No 5
HUC12 Number070200090506
Map
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Collection Year1988
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown | hitch hiker on scuba gear
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
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number4474105
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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