Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID229085
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateKY
CountyGreenup
LocalityOhio River
Mapping AccuracyApproximate
HUC8 NameLittle Scioto-Tygarts
HUC8 Number05090103
Map
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Collection Year1993
Year AccuracyPublication Year
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10308
Author:Medley, Max.
Date:1993
Title:An Annotated Catalog of the Known or Reported Vascular Flora of Kentucky.
Publisher:pHD dissertation, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.
Reference 2
Ref. Number:10389
Author:Beal, E.O., and J.W. Thieret.
Date:1986
Title:Aquatic and Wetland Plants of Kentucky.
Publisher:Kentucky State Nature Preserves Commission.
Pages:315 p.
Record TypeLiterature
Museum Cat Numberherb/
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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