PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: LON2-12
Taxon: Carex aquatilis Wahlenb.
Family: Cyperaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP122   
Date: 2015-06-04
Locality: United States, Michigan, Oakland, Long Lake Fen
42.76079  -83.565
Elevation: 286 meters (938ft)
Habitat: Very long heterogenous fen with marked spots of high diversity and other large weedy zones. Fen elevated on norther and southern margins and depressed near central lakes (2). Bordered on north by woodland as well as on southern edge, but southern edge has a railroad and nearby row-crop agriculture. Typhaspp. appear to be heavily impacting fen. Carex sartwellii dominated area with Betula pumila locally dominant. Carex aquatilis, Thelypteris palustris, and Toxicodendron vernix also well-represented in area. Ground hummocky and wet; west of oak island.
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Record Id: f251160e-d5d3-46af-b317-a427f6aacf1f
Occurrence ID (GUID): f251160e-d5d3-46af-b317-a427f6aacf1f
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