PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: IRQ13-7
Taxon: Thalictrum dasycarpum Fish. & Ave-Lail.
Family: Ranunculaceae
Collector: Rachel Hackett & Hillary Karbowski   HK23   
Date: 2012-05-21
Locality: United States, Michigan, Lenawee, Ives Road Fen
41.9739  -83.9437
Elevation: 189 meters (620ft)
Habitat: Long and narrow, mostly emergent fen located west of the Raisin River. There are a few stand alone deciduous trees and shrubs and a few pockets of shrub-carr and decidous trees (birch, maple, sumac). Many streams present. Fen is well traveled with worn trails and several marked fence posts. Brush piles, old burn spots, and stumps mark an actively maintained fen. 150m straight east of Ives Road sign. Area brushy and dominated by Physocarpus opulifolius. Dominant herbaceous are Carex, Schoenoplectus pungens, and various asters. Ground moist, but no standing water. Just east of plot is dead snag of elm with corrugated bark.
Description: same as plant 7. one individual hidden under P. opulifolis. More seen near other P. opulifolius, beginning to branch for flower.
Specimen Images
Access Rights: Contact Anna K Monfils (
Record Id: 58c26cef-3a70-4fe9-9ea0-ebc85f7fa5ab
Occurrence ID (GUID): 58c26cef-3a70-4fe9-9ea0-ebc85f7fa5ab
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Anna K Monfils (
No comments have been submitted
New Comment
Login to leave a comment.