LSU : Vascular Plants
Louisiana State University, Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium
Catalog #: LSU00125656
Occurrence ID (GUID): 7737ef3b-b726-486f-bdde-eb99d7adaaed
Secondary Catalog #: 134066; NPS Acc#: JELAB-89, NPS Cat#: JELAB 2812
Taxon: Ptilimnium capillaceum (Michx.) Raf.
Family: Apiaceae
Taxon Remarks: dicot
Collector: Stephanie M. Gunn-Zumo; Diane M. Ferguson   B-550   
Date: 2007-06-21
Verbatim Date: 2007-06-21
Locality: United States, Louisiana, Jefferson, Along south bank of Tarpaper Canal just south of spoilbank. Jean Lafitte National Historic Park.; Jean Lafitte National Historic Park and Preserve
29.8338  -90.1459
Verbatim Coordinates: Zone 15, 3303791 Nm, 775783 Em
Habitat: Wax myrtle scrub/shrub zone along canal bank. Soil characteristics: Kenner Muck (KE)- very deep, very poorly drained, very slowly permable organic soils formed in herbaceous plant remains stratified with clayey alluvium. Associated plant species: Myrica cerifera, Sphagnum sp., Sagittaria lancifolia ssp. media, Pontederia cordata, Sagittaria latifolia, Triadenum walteri, Hydrocotyle umbellata, Hydrocotyle ranunculoides, Bacopa monnieri, Eupatorium capillifolium, Persicaria hydropiperoides, Cyperus virens, Salvinia minima, Solidago fistulosa, Rhynchospora microcephala, Rhynchospora caduca, Juncus marginatus, Thelypteris palustris var. pubescens, Woodwardia areolata, Decodon verticillatus. Common.
Substrate: Kenner Muck (KE)- very deep, very poorly drained, very slowly permable organic soil
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Record Id: c1f75279-77e7-4dae-b568-68dda8e162d0
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