Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
(PFBP:Observations)
Catalog #: LLF9-23
Occurrence ID (GUID): 698a90db-115e-4ca3-92ee-31f595fc7879
Taxon: Carex tetanica Schkuhr
Family: Cyperaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP143   
Date: 2014-06-16
Locality: United States, Michigan, Jackson, Lime Lake Fen
42.18732  -84.54417
Elevation: 300 meters (984ft)
Habitat: Small fen located between two lakes. Remnant patch of prairie fen with majorly altered hydrology due to historic marl mining. Water table lowered dramatically, which results in much drier soils. Very marly area dominated by prairie grasses. Similar Poa pratensis/Bromus ciliatus area to LLF-1, LLF-10, and LLF-11. Parnassia glauca, Pycnanthemum virginicum in area, much less Dasiphora fruticosa. Soils dry.
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Access Rights: Contact Anna K Monfils (monfi1ak@cmich.edu)
Record ID: 698a90db-115e-4ca3-92ee-31f595fc7879
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Anna K Monfils (monfi1ak@cmich.edu)
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