Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
(PFBP:Observations)
Catalog #: LON83-2
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8d93f448-4841-4b99-883b-7387e0980cd7
Taxon: Schoenoplectus acutus (Bigelow) Á. Löve & D. Löve
Family: Cyperaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP200   
Date: 2015-06-02
Locality: United States, Michigan, Oakland, Long Lake Fen
42.76548  -83.56751
Elevation: 283 meters (928ft)
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. Typha angustifolia invaded edge of high quality prairie fen; Poweshiek type habitat. Also included is Schoenoplectus acutus, Carex stricta, and C. lasiocarpa. Dasiphora common to the south along with C. sterilis, Solidago ohioensis, and Eleocharis rostellata.
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Record ID: 8d93f448-4841-4b99-883b-7387e0980cd7
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Anna K Monfils (monfi1ak@cmich.edu)
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