WIS : VP
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0219797WIS
Taxon: Aristida basiramea Engelm. ex Vasey
Family: Poaceae
Collector: Cochrane, Theodore S.; Iltis, Hugh H.; Fields, Douglas M.; Middleton, W.   13613   
Date: 1992-09-10
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Sauk, Spring Green Reserve State Natural Area, N of Jones Rd. at base of cliff, 1 mi. due N of Spring Green, Wisconsin River terrace
43.19803797  -90.06386153 +-1138m.  164207
Verbatim Coordinates: T08N R04E sec06
Georeference Remarks: Latitude/Longitude was derived from the Township, Range, Section location. This causes an imprecision.
Habitat: Xeric sand prairie with sand blows on former crop land, dominated by short grasses (especially Schizachyrium, with Eragostis spectabilis, Koeleria pyramidata, Poa compressa, P. pratensis) mixed with some weeds (native and introduced, including Conyza canadensis, Erigeron strigosus, Hypericum perforatum, Mollugo verticillata, Rumex acetosella) and a variety of herbs (Asclepias verticillata, Aster sericeus, Baptisia bracteata var. glaberescens, Lithospermum carolinense var. croceum, Opuntia humifusa, Physalis heterophylla, Plantago patagonica, Tephrosia virginiana, etc.). Deep sand of upper river terrace, the sand deposited by outwash waters from melting glaciers and part of a terrace system up to 30 m above the modern level of the river.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 383c4efa-449b-4d19-a23d-992df20ad520
Occurrence ID (GUID): c8edf416-f95b-11e2-9dec-002590257708
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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