PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: GRF49-5
Taxon: Bidens trichosperma (Michx.) Britton
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP224   
Date: 2014-06-03
Locality: United States, Michigan, Jackson, Grand River Fen
42.07677  -84.46444
Elevation: 322 meters (1056ft)
Habitat: Prairie fen with sedge meadow zone common throughout, wooded fen with many tamaracks (Larix laricina); lots of Frangula alnus. Very long, narrow fen. Split by the headwaters of the Grand River. East side owned by The Nature Conservancy, west side mostly privately owned. Grand River is too deep/silty to cross without use of footbridges. Many zones in fen. Periodic shurbby zones; invasives; Phalaris arundinacea common. Typha latifolia/Carex stricta dominated stand; heavily inundated; Toxicodendron vernix and Cornus spp. Line the perimeter; VERY hummocky. VERY WET.
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Record Id: 418baf30-69a3-4ae6-bc49-e35cb1385981
Occurrence ID (GUID): 418baf30-69a3-4ae6-bc49-e35cb1385981
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