Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID243922
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateMN
CountyBecker
LocalityDetroit Lake. Approx. 3/4 mi on shre of Detroit Lk & Deadshot Bay. Also E side of Glawe Lk; CoRd 24
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameOtter Tail
HUC8 Number09020103
HUC10 NameUpper Pelican River
HUC10 Number0902010307
HUC12 NameDetroit Lake
HUC12 Number090201030702
Map
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Collection Year1987
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statuscollected
Reference 1
Ref. Number:17446
Author:Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission (GLIFWC).
Date:2017
Title:Exotic Species Information Center.
Publisher:Great Lakes Indian Fish and Wildlife Commission
Comments>1000 plants, 30 acres. 1995:scatterd SW shore Big Detroit, 1996:Insects released at nearby site 49, 1997:insect release
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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