Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID1693088
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateIL
CountyCook
LocalityLansing Forest Preserve (Palos and Sag Division): Wampum Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChicago
HUC8 Number07120003
HUC10 NameThorn Creek
HUC10 Number0712000302
HUC12 NameThorn Creek
HUC12 Number071200030204
Map
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Collection Day29
Collection Month7
Collection Year1995
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusunknown
Reference 1
Ref. Number:27378
Author:Cranberg, C., and R. Keller
Date:2020
Title:Illinois Database of Aquatic Non-native Species
Publisher:School of Environmental Sustainability, Loyola University Chicago
Reference 2
Ref. Number:28182
Author:Re, R. (curator), and C. Niezgoda (manager).
Date:2015
Title:Field Museum of Natural History (F) Seed Plant Collection
Publisher:Field Museum of Natural History
Record TypeSpecimen
Museum Cat NumberV0314047F
VerifierGreat Lakes Invasives Network
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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