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University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0243983WIS
Taxon: Muhlenbergia mexicana (L.) Trin.
Family: Poaceae
Collector: Cochrane, Theodore S.   8291   
Date: 1977-08-12
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Dodge, Balliette property, N side of Hwys 16-60 across from Dodge County Park, 3 miles E of Columbus [Columbia Co.]
43.33042794  -88.95361284 +-285m.  163799
Verbatim Coordinates: T10N R13E sec16
Georeference Remarks: Latitude/Longitude was derived from the Township, Range, Section location. This causes an imprecision.
Habitat: Wet prairie, dominated by Calamagrostis canadensis (most abundant), Andropogon gerardii (somewhat less abundant), Spartina pectinata (least abundant of the big grasses), also Poa palustris, Elymus virginicus, Muhlenbergia mexicana. Never grazed nor plowed, but last year dried up in the drought & accidentally burned. Additional field notes for 8276-8293, 8301: Carex tenera, Scirpus atrovirens, Populus tremuloides, Salix discolor, Thalictrum dasycarpum, Geum laciniatum, Spiraea alba, Pycnanthemum virginicum, Veronicastrum virginicum, Echinocystis lobata, Campanula aparinoides ssp. grandiflora, Artemisia serrata (NE-most natural station for the species), Aster simplex, Eupatorium perfoliatum, Helianthus giganteus, and Solidago giganteus.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 9ea59986-9c06-47b4-b433-a01b66a3f6b7
Occurrence ID (GUID): cbc10f02-f95b-11e2-9dec-002590257708
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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