PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: IRQ33-11
Occurrence ID (GUID): 22517ce0-7597-4769-8acf-0d5cac6d1823
Taxon: Zizia aurea (L.) W. D. J. Koch
Family: Apiaceae
Collector: Rachel Hackett & Hillary Karbowski   JP1   
Date: 2012-07-23
Locality: United States, Michigan, Lenawee, Ives Road Fen
41.9778  -83.9425
Elevation: 196 meters (643ft)
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. 75m from eastern border. Area dominated by Thalictrum dasycarpum and Eutrochium maculatum. Some Cyperaceae present, but not dominant. Ground fairly dry.
Description: Population - No flowers, only leaves present. Dark green, associated with Thalictrum dasycarpum.
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Record Id: 22517ce0-7597-4769-8acf-0d5cac6d1823
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