Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
(PFBP:Observations)
Catalog #: GRF90-18
Occurrence ID (GUID): b47af74a-b09a-4938-a025-0b597570a92a
Taxon: Bromus ciliatus L.
Family: Poaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP381   
Date: 2014-07-23
Locality: United States, Michigan, Jackson, Grand River Fen
42.08185  -84.46117
Elevation: 317 meters (1040ft)
Habitat: Prairie fen with sedge meadow zone common throughout, wooded fen with many tamaracks (Larix laricina); lots of Frangula alnus. Very long, narrow fen. Split by the headwaters of the Grand River. East side owned by The Nature Conservancy, west side mostly privately owned. Grand River is too deep/silty to cross without use of footbridges. Many zones in fen. Periodic shurbby zones; invasives; Phalaris arundinacea common. Sedge meadow in middle of prairie fen; significant shrub encroachment to the east; about 1m east of shrub line; shrubs include Toxicodendron vernix, Cornus sericea, Dasiphora fruticosa, Betula pumila. Other common species include Schoenoplectus acutus, Thelypteris palustris, Solidago ohioensis, Andropogon gerardii, Lythrum salicaria, Valeriana uliginosa. Ground hummocky and moist, but not inundated.
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Record ID: b47af74a-b09a-4938-a025-0b597570a92a
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Anna K Monfils (monfi1ak@cmich.edu)
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