Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: LON102-8
Occurrence ID (GUID): 008769a3-ee66-4ce3-afd1-d39593114357
Taxon: Carex tetanica Schkuhr
Family: Cyperaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP143   
Date: 2015-07-16
Locality: United States, Michigan, Oakland, Long Lake Fen
42.75384  -83.53853
Elevation: 288 meters (945ft)
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. In transition zone between Typha latifolia/Cornus sericea trashland and high quality Carex sterilis/Dasiphora fruticosa beauty. Other common species include Lythrum salicaria, Solidago altissima, Rubus strigosus, Eutrochium maculatum, Pycnanthemum virginicum, and Carex stricta. Just north of small stream!
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