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University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0039856WIS
Taxon: Carex prairea Dewey
Family: Cyperaceae
Collector: Cochrane, Theodore S.; Cochrane, Barbara A.   13710   
Date: 1997-07-19
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Marquette, JOHN MUIR MEMORIAL COUNTY PARK NATURAL AREA (SNA 96), E side of Co. Hwy. F about 9 mi. S of Montello. Ennis Lake.
43.68817525  -89.3976849 +-285m.  73877
Verbatim Coordinates: T14N R09E sec14
Georeference Remarks: Latitude/Longitude was derived from the Township, Range, Section location. This causes an imprecision.
Elevation: 239 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 783 ft
Habitat: Small kettlehole lake, spring- and seepage-fed, occupying a marshy pocket in ground moraines on the central sand plain. In outlet stream through fen on W side of lake. Tussocks in very slow-flowing shallow water with very soft, almost foamy, marl. bottom. Associated with Carex stricta, C. aquatilis, C. lasiocarpa, Cladium mariscoides, Cicuta maculata, and Campanula aparinoides var. grandiflora, but in deeper water than any of these, all of which are on the very edge of the spongy fen mat.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 98795c01-fc1b-43a1-a4df-90214d148de3
Occurrence ID (GUID): b620bd78-f95b-11e2-9dec-002590257708
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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