Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID213553
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateNY
Localityalong the Hudson River and railroad rights-of-way, New York City and Flushing
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameBronx
HUC8 Number02030102
Map
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Collection Year1870
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10051
Author:Stuckey, R.L.
Date:1980
Title:Distributional history of Lythrum salicaria (purple loosestrife) in North America.
Journal:Bartonia
Volume:47
Pages:3-20
Reference 2
Ref. Number:10055
Author:Laggett, W.H. ed.
Date:1870
Title:Revised catalogue of the plants, native and naturalized, within thirty-three miles of New York.
Journal:Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club
Volume:1
Pages:33
Record TypeLiterature
Verifier
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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