WIS : VP
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0216965WIS
Taxon: Picea mariana (Mill.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb.
Family: Pinaceae
Collector: Cochrane, Theodore S.   8771   
Date: 1978-10-06
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Fond du Lac, Spruce Lake Bog National Natural Landmark, N of Airport Rd. & W of Vista Dr., 2 mi. NW of Dundee
43.67047995  -88.19560172 +-569m.  162736
Verbatim Coordinates: T14N R19E sec23
Georeference Remarks: Latitude/Longitude was derived from the Township, Range, Section location. This causes an imprecision.
Elevation: 312 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 1025 ft
Habitat: Good-quality dense stand of conifer swamp forest (Larix laricina-Picea mariana, the latter at its southernmost limit in Wisconsin), w/ many bog shrubs (Alnus, Aronia, Ilex, Ericaceae) and acid bog plants (sedges, orchids, Drosera rotundifolia, Smilacina trifolia); Sphagnum capillifolium the ground layer dominant. Appears like a northern bog in a relatively southern location. Avg. tree size = 1--5 in. dbh.
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Record Id: 8ed537e4-e432-425d-b73c-e522dcdb0af5
Occurrence ID (GUID): c8d21d0e-f95b-11e2-9dec-002590257708
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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