Central Michigan University
(CMC)
Catalog #: CMC00018831
Occurrence ID (GUID): 818712b0-edca-474f-b125-d2aa4dbb1e67
Taxon: Maianthemum stellatum L.
Family: Asparagaceae
Collector: Hillary Karbowski & Rachel Hackett   HK10   
Date: 2012-05-16
Locality: United States, Michigan, Lenawee, Ives Road Fen
41.9774  -83.9419
Elevation: 192 meters (630ft)
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. Herbaceous vegetation, 1m tall, mostly Asteraceae with a few Rosaceae underneath, some sort of cherry tree (Plant 30). Approximately 20m from eastern edge of fen. Many dead heads from last year's growth, no open water, bark piece on one side of quadrat.
Description: Population - 1-3 individuals per m2, prominently among asters for 20m2.
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Record ID: 818712b0-edca-474f-b125-d2aa4dbb1e67
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Anna Monfils, Director (monfi1ak@cmich.edu)
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