Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID213618
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateWI
CountyShawano
LocalityShawano County
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
HUC8 NameNorthwestern Lake Michigan
HUC8 Number04030000
Map
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Collection Year1970
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:10073
Author:Cutright, N.J.
Date:1978
Title:Purple loosestrife: beautiful exotic, or unwanted weed?.
Journal:Wisconsin Natural Resources
Volume:2
Issue:5
Pages:26-27
Record TypeLiterature
Verifier
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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