Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID266600
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
CountryCanada
StateONT
LocalityCatfish Creek, Bailoquet Twp., Algoma District near Wawa, Steephill falls road 75 m downstream of culvert
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
Map
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Collection Day7
Collection Month9
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statuseradicated
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19331
Author:Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters.
Date:2009
Title:OFAH Database All Species - 2009 Download.
Commentsplant was dug out and burned
Record TypeLiterature
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater
Number Collected1


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [9/17/2021].

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