PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: WLF60-11
Occurrence ID (GUID): ba165fc4-5b93-4bf5-8835-6312325dca6f
Taxon: Zizia aurea (L.) W. D. J. Koch
Family: Apiaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP228   
Date: 2014-08-16
Locality: United States, Michigan, Jackson, Concord Fen
42.14192  -84.67978
Elevation: 302 meters (991ft)
Habitat: Large fen with high quality portions on eastern edge. Beautiful large Larix laricina trees shelter very diverse ribbons of fen. Large west portion is dominated by weedy species including Agrostis gigantea. Phalaris arundinacea dominates the fen/woodland interfaces. Bordered on north by creek and on south by woodland upland. Sedge meadow in middle of fen; heavily invaded by Agrostis gigantea; about 10m east of shrubs (Cornus spp.. Viburnum nudum); Common sedges include Carex lasiocarpa, C. stricta, and C. sartwellii; other common species include Eutrochium maculatum, Solidago altissima, Thelypteris palustris, Zizia aurea, and Doellingeria umbellata; ground very hummocky.
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