Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID213586
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateIN
CountyLake
LocalityWabash railway, west of Aetna
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameChicago
HUC8 Number07120003
HUC10 NameCalumet Sag Channel-Little Calumet River
HUC10 Number0712000304
HUC12 NameHeadwaters Grand Calumet River
HUC12 Number071200030406
Map
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Collection Year1900
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:10096
Author:Pepoon, H.S.
Date:1927
Title:An annotated flora of the Chicago area.
Publisher:Chicago Academy of Science, Chicago.
Pages:554 pp
Record TypeLiterature
Verifier
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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