PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: LLF9-5
Taxon: Liatris spicata (L.) Willd.
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP222   
Date: 2014-06-16
Locality: United States, Michigan, Jackson, Lime Lake Fen
42.18732  -84.54417
Elevation: 300 meters (984ft)
Habitat: Small fen located between two lakes. Remnant patch of prairie fen with majorly altered hydrology due to historic marl mining. Water table lowered dramatically, which results in much drier soils. Very marly area dominated by prairie grasses. Similar Poa pratensis/Bromus ciliatus area to LLF-1, LLF-10, and LLF-11. Parnassia glauca, Pycnanthemum virginicum in area, much less Dasiphora fruticosa. Soils dry.
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Access Rights: Contact Anna K Monfils (monfi1ak@cmich.edu)
Record Id: ade48451-df15-4e50-af4d-962aa09f01fc
Occurrence ID (GUID): ade48451-df15-4e50-af4d-962aa09f01fc
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Anna K Monfils (monfi1ak@cmich.edu)
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