Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: IRQ40-3
Occurrence ID (GUID): a8d78259-3802-4c66-9993-5ea2613f7678
Taxon: Sanicula odorata (Raf.) Pryer & Phillippe
Family: Apiaceae
Collector: Rachel Hackett & Hillary Karbowski   RHHK484   
Date: 2012-07-26
Locality: United States, Michigan, Lenawee, Ives Road Fen
41.9729  -83.9444
Elevation: 190 meters (623ft)
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. 20m west of eastern border, 300m southeast of Ives sign. Asteraceae meadow with Cornus and non-poison sumac shrub layer. Ground sparsely vegetated here. Dry, sandy, grey soil under dead vegetation.
Description: Population - Not dominant in area. Seen amongst asters and Rudbeckia fulgida. 1-2 per 1m2 for 20m2. Seen on dry soil.
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