Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: LFN2-4
Occurrence ID (GUID): 34233174-8a08-440b-872d-4c3913bdc937
Taxon: Carex tetanica Schkuhr
Family: Cyperaceae
Collector: Rachel Hackett & Hillary Karbowski   RHHK180   
Date: 2013-05-31
Locality: United States, Michigan, Jackson, Liberty North Fen
42.0909  -84.45009
Elevation: 314 meters (1030ft)
Habitat: Fen on county and private land and managed by The Nature Conservancy. Grand River travels through center of fen (4m wide). Near river area dominated by Cyperaceae, Typha, and Dasiphora fruticosa; shrubs of Rubus and Cornus near woodland upland edges. In open prairie fen, 5m from western wooded border, 500m west from Jerry Buck's farm, on west side of Grand River. Area dominated by Cyperaceae with Dasiphora fruticosa and some Typha. Shrubs and tamarack trees 1 per 4m2 but density increases towards woodland border. Ground with small hummocks, standing water in area.
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Record ID: 34233174-8a08-440b-872d-4c3913bdc937
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