Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: HAL4-7
Occurrence ID (GUID): 608f67c1-fc10-4566-afb1-6c3c8c85b14c
Taxon: Schoenoplectus acutus (Bigelow) Á. Löve & D. Löve
Family: Cyperaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP200   
Date: 2015-05-25
Locality: United States, Michigan, Oakland, Halstead Lake Fen
42.79887  -83.55771
Elevation: 293 meters (961ft)
Habitat: More or less circular fen with small lake in middle. Typha latifolia common near lake. Carex aquatilis, Caltha palustris, Carex sterilis, and Typha latifolia common throughout. Common shrubs include Salix spp. & Cornus sericea. Shrub encroached on west side of fen. Fen at rish due to adjacent interstate to the east. Sedge meadow with Carex aquatilis, C. tetanica, C. buxbaumii, and C. lasiocarpa. Located about 10m north of Larix laricina tree and about 5 m south of flooded Typha stand. Other species include Pycnanthemum virginicum, Symphyotrichum puniceum, and Solidago altissima.
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