Central Michigan University Herbarium
Catalog #: CMC00018739
Taxon: Arnoglossum plantagineum Raf.
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Rachel Hackett & Hillary Karbowski   RHHK45   
Date: 2012-05-22
Locality: United States, Michigan, Lenawee, Ives Road Fen
41.9801  -83.9411
Elevation: 201 meters (659ft)
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. In eastern edge into woodland vegetation. Dominated by Carex. Also some Schoenoplectus dead heads. Sunny, lots of last year's vegetation on the ground. Soil very moist.
Description: Flower - 5-petaled, star-shaped flower with radial symmetry, clustered at the petiole, 5 sepals, green (may not be ripe yet).Population - clumped together in groups of 6 or 7 individuals per 1m2 area, for 40m2. Very prominent within the vegetation. Found
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Record Id: 82f71e4a-bfb4-466e-a425-98d4eb4dd876
Occurrence ID (GUID): 82f71e4a-bfb4-466e-a425-98d4eb4dd876
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