PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: LON139-5
Occurrence ID (GUID): 3c665dcf-7c8e-4bd4-8f6d-dff7dfe45e5a
Taxon: Zizia aurea (L.) W. D. J. Koch
Family: Apiaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP228   
Date: 2015-07-15
Locality: United States, Michigan, Oakland, Long Lake Fen
42.75614  -83.54573
Elevation: 285 meters (935ft)
Habitat: Very long heterogenous fen with marked spots of high diversity and other large weedy zones. Fen elevated on norther and southern margins and depressed near central lakes (2). Bordered on north by woodland as well as on southern edge, but southern edge has a railroad and nearby row-crop agriculture. Typhaspp. appear to be heavily impacting fen. Asteraceae dominated pocket in middle of thick Frangula alnus thicket. Ground wet. Common species include Eutrochium maculatum, Thalictrum dasycarpum, Solidago gigantea, Doellingeria umbellata, Calystegia sepium, and Symphyotrichum puniceum. Toxicodendron vernix present.
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