PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: BUC12-7
Taxon: Rosa palustris Marshall
Family: Rosaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP158   
Date: 2015-06-15
Locality: United States, Michigan, Oakland, Buckhorn Lake Fen
42.71344  -83.61872
Elevation: 297 meters (974ft)
Habitat: Large north-south fen; multiple ownser; many arms; large expanses of Carex stricta. Fen elongated and amoeboid with many small armas and large amounts of edge. Oak uplands often inserted intro prairie fen as peninsulas. Oftern large amounts of open water due to beaver flooding. Asjacent to railroad that runs the entire length of the fen. Shrub encroached area dominated by Carex stricta. Phragmites australis starting to invade to the north of quadrat. Common shrubs include Rhamnus alnifolia, Cornus foemina, Toxicodendron vernix, and Salix spp. Herbaceous layer includes Pycnanthemum virginicum, Scutellaria galericulata, Thelypteris palustris and Symphyotrichum puniceum.
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Record Id: 94eeabdd-015a-49a9-8ba6-0e87b7fb1027
Occurrence ID (GUID): 94eeabdd-015a-49a9-8ba6-0e87b7fb1027
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