Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
(PFBP:Observations)
Catalog #: LON98-1
Occurrence ID (GUID): 76530556-5801-48c7-8b52-597d5a5397fd
Taxon: Cornus foemina Mill.
Family: Cornaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP238   
Date: 2015-07-23
Locality: United States, Michigan, Oakland, Long Lake Fen
42.76569  -83.56904
Elevation: 284 meters (932ft)
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 weedland on banks of Shiawassee River. Located south of river. This area is encroached by Cornus foemina and Cornus sericea; invaded by Typha latifolia and T. angustifolia. Lythrum salicaria abundant in area Other species include Carex stricta, Eutrochium maculatum, Ulmus americana, Impatiens capensis, and Lathyrus palustris.
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Record ID: 76530556-5801-48c7-8b52-597d5a5397fd
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Anna K Monfils (monfi1ak@cmich.edu)
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