Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: LON103-6
Occurrence ID (GUID): 91a16b6d-4bb3-41ba-98b2-5088f8a0443c
Taxon: Carex tetanica Schkuhr
Family: Cyperaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP143   
Date: 2015-07-16
Locality: United States, Michigan, Oakland, Long Lake Fen
42.75471  -83.53799
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. Carex sterilis and Dasiphora fruticosa dominated area. Encroached by Betula pumila and Cornus sericea. Toxicodendron vernix in area. Other common species include Thelypteris palustris, Maianthemum stellatum, Solidago ohioensis, Pycnanthemum virginicum, and Muhlenbergia glomerata. Ground moist.
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