Brigham Young University, S. L. Welsh Herbarium
Catalog #: BRYV0191282
Taxon: Paronychia canadensis (L.) Alph. Wood
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Collector: M. Nee   15634   
Date: 1977-08-10
Verbatim Date: 1977-8-10
Locality: U.S.A., Wisconsin, Richland, 3 miles southeast of Richland Center.
Verbatim Coordinates: T10N R1E S25 NE1/4 of SW1/4.
Elevation: 290 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 290 m.
Habitat: On bare soil around rock outcrops, also found in adjacent thicker woods on ridge top, here confined to dense patches in rings around the base of one tree and one old stump but nowhere else on the forest floor which has a thick layer of leaves. Tiny opening with rock outcrops (probably calcareous) on top of rocky ridge. Thin, ungrazed woods of Quercus alba, Quercus macrocarpa, Carya ovata.
Associated Species: With Pteridium aquilinum, Rhus aromatica, a few remnant prairie plants such as Amorpha canescens, Coreopsis palmata.
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Rights Holder: Brigham Young University
Record Id: 320ae419-b979-4e24-9650-20d3366afdff
Occurrence ID (GUID): BRY:V:0191282
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Robert Johnson (
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