PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: LON164-23
Occurrence ID (GUID): a11e1ea5-3a6a-463f-8d9e-d20bceb52725
Taxon: Galium boreale L.
Family: Rubiaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP142   
Date: 29 July 2015
Locality: United States, Michigan, Oakland, Long Lake Fen
42.76014  -83.55618
Elevation: 293 meters (961ft)
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. Shrub encroached and relatively weedy portion in the north part of fen. Many medium Larix laricina trees inter-woven into Toxicodendron vernix/Betula pumila labyrinth. Other woody species include Frangula alnus and Rhamnus alnifolia. Herbaceous species include Rudbeckia fulgida, Eutrochium maculatum, Pycnanthemum virginicum, Ranunculus hispidus, and Solidago rugosa. Ground moist.
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Record Id: a11e1ea5-3a6a-463f-8d9e-d20bceb52725
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