Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1540701
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateMN
CountyCass
Locality[no locality description provided]
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLeech Lake
HUC8 Number07010102
HUC10 NameLeech River
HUC10 Number0701010206
HUC12 NameBear River
HUC12 Number070101020603
Map
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Collection Day24
Collection Month7
Collection Year2014
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
CommentsData was collected by the Aquatic Invasive Species Control crew, operated through the Itasca County Soil and Water Conservation District.
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Number4238196
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [1/25/2021].

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