Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: LON27-11
Occurrence ID (GUID): c9bae33c-a698-4b98-b654-6861bd4ad259
Taxon: Schoenoplectus pungens (Vahl) Palla
Family: Cyperaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP307   
Date: 2015-06-01
Locality: United States, Michigan, Oakland, Long Lake Fen
42.76159  -83.55855
Elevation: 291 meters (954ft)
Habitat: Very long heterogenous fen with marked spots of high diversity and other large weedy zones. Fen elevated on norther and southern margins and depressed near central lakes (2). Bordered on north by woodland as well as on southern edge, but southern edge has a railroad and nearby row-crop agriculture. Typhaspp. appear to be heavily impacting fen. Carex stricta dominated area with some shurbs/small trees including Betula pumila, Toxicodendron vernix, Frangula alnus, Larix laricina, and Cornus sericea. Also in area is Typha latifolia, Solidago patula, and Pycnanthemum virginicum. Ground moist but not wet.
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