Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: IRQ53-3
Occurrence ID (GUID): 681a343c-d009-41d7-aee5-c78ccbb2792c
Taxon: Cornus foemina Mill.
Family: Cornaceae
Collector: Rachel Hackett & Hillary Karbowski   RHHK659   
Date: 2013-05-30
Locality: United States, Michigan, Lenawee, Ives Road Fen
41.97862  -83.94316
Elevation: 232 meters (761ft)
Habitat: Long and narrow, mostly emergent fen located west of the Raisin River. There are a few stand alone deciduous trees and shrubs and a few pockets of shrub-carr and decidous trees (birch, maple, sumac). Many streams present. Fen is well traveled with worn trails and several marked fence posts. Brush piles, old burn spots, and stumps mark an actively maintained fen. Northern portion of fen, 150m North of Rubus briar. 200m east of Raisin Center Highway. Area dominated by Carex, asters, Dasiphora fruticosa with shrubs of Salix and Cornus every 1-2m2. Ground with small hummocks, moist.
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