Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID231424
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateWA
CountyMason
LocalitySpencer Lake
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NamePuget Sound
HUC8 Number17110019
HUC10 NameGoldsborough Creek-Frontal Puget Sound
HUC10 Number1711001906
HUC12 NameCranberry Creek-Frontal Oakland Bay
HUC12 Number171100190606
Map
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Collection Day15
Collection Month8
Collection Year1994
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:10613
Author:Parsons, J.
Date:1998
Title:List of aquatic plants introduced to Washington, from database at Aquatic Plant Technical Assistance Program, Washington State Department Ecology, Olympia, Washington
Publisher:Washington State Department Ecology
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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