Specimen Information

Lythrum salicaria
Lythrum salicaria
(purple loosestrife)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID270524
GroupPlants
GenusLythrum
Speciessalicaria
Common Namepurple loosestrife
StateMD
CountyCharles
LocalityEast side Highway 301, near Bel Alton
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameLower Potomac
HUC8 Number02070011
HUC10 NameZekiah Swamp Run
HUC10 Number0207001104
HUC12 NameClark Run-Zekiah Swamp Run
HUC12 Number020700110403
Map
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Collection Day21
Collection Month7
Collection Year2009
Year AccuracyActual
Potential Pathwayhitch hiker
Statusestablished
Reference 1
Ref. Number:19381
Author:Madsen, J.D., G. Ervin, V. Maddox, & C. Abbott.
Date:2010
Title:Invasive Plant Atlas of the MidSouth.
Publisher:Mississippi State University.
Record TypeLiterature
VerifierMaddox
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2020]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [10/27/2020].

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