Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1538804
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateMN
CountyClay
LocalityIn ditch swale on E side of MN Hwy 32 , between hwy and Agassiz Recreational Trail (abandoned RR grade) ca. 4.79 mi (7.7 km) north of Ulen. This is 0.25 mi (0.41km) south of the county line between Clay and Norman (Hwy 102)
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameEastern Wild Rice
HUC8 Number09020108
HUC10 NameSouth Branch Wild Rice River
HUC10 Number0902010810
HUC12 NameMiddle South Branch Wild Rice River
HUC12 Number090201081004
Map
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Collection Day25
Collection Month8
Collection Year2016
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayreleased bait
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 Number4882522
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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