LSU : Vascular Plants
Louisiana State University, Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium
Catalog #: LSU00125260
Secondary Catalog #: 131053; NPS Acc#: JELAC-00115, NPS Cat#: JELAC 4578
Taxon: Carex alata Torr.
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: Timothy M. Jones (2008)
Taxon Remarks: broadwing sedge
Collector: Stephanie M. Gunn   CH-73   
Date: 2005-04-08
Verbatim Date:2005-4-8
Additional Collectors: Diane M. Ferguson
Locality: United States, Louisiana, Saint Bernard, Meadow (battlefield) enclosed within the touring road that encircles the Unit. Jean Lafitte National Park and Preserve, Chalmette Battlefield Unit.
29.94  -89.9922  NAD 83
Verbatim Coordinates: Zone 16, 3315903.23 Em, 211167.31 Nm
Habitat: Wet meadow. Soil characteristics: Schriever silty clay loam (Sh)- very deep, poorly drained, very slowly permeable soils that formed in clayey alluvium. Associated plant species: Iris giganticaerulea, Cirsium horridulum var. horridulum, Crinum bulbispermum, Carex cherokeensis, Verbena brasiliensis, Sphenopholis obtusata. Common.
Substrate: Schriever silty clay loam (Sh)- very deep, poorly drained, very slowly permeable soils that formed in clayey alluvium
Specimen Images
Record Id: 7e061824-79f2-499f-8e4d-e411ea55f71f
Occurrence ID (GUID): ed721584-eaf7-4f5a-8551-9882ab781fce
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Jennifer S. Kluse, Collections Manager (jkluse@lsu.edu)
Current Record
Louisiana State University, Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium (LSU:Vascular Plants)
Stephanie M. Gunn CH-732005-04-08
Catalog Number: LSU00125260
GUID: ed721584-eaf7-4f5a-8551-9882ab781fce
Latest Identification: Carex alata
Identified by: Timothy M. Jones2008


Louisiana State University, Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium (LSU:Vascular Plants)
Stephanie M. Gunn CH-732005-04-08
Catalog Number: LSU00125291
GUID: cc706234-af27-46c7-a881-88b9dc8c2ffa
Latest Identification: Carex alata
Identified by: Timothy M. Jones2008

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