Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID229053
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateVA
LocalityJames River Basin, freshwater portion
Mapping AccuracyCentroid
Centroid Type 
HUC8 NameJames
HUC8 Number02080200
Map
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Collection Year1996
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [7/7/2022].

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