PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: LLF6-8
Occurrence ID (GUID): 24318e56-f628-4606-8e79-ffafb5b0d840
Taxon: Zizia aurea (L.) W. D. J. Koch
Family: Apiaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP228   
Date: 2014-06-17
Locality: United States, Michigan, Jackson, Lime Lake Fen
42.18763  -84.54436
Elevation: 300 meters (984ft)
Habitat: Small fen located between two lakes. Remnant patch of prairie fen with majorly altered hydrology due to historic marl mining. Water table lowered dramatically, which results in much drier soils. Very marly area dominated by prairie grasses. Slightly lower, wetter ground, but still dry; shrubbier area with many browsed shrubs; similar grass species as other quadrats; Frangula alnus abundant. Ground somewhat hummocked; about 0.5m west of established trail Quercus and Zanthoxylum americanum to the west.
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