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University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0245701WIS
Taxon: Muhlenbergia cuspidata (Torr. ex Hook.) Rydb.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: Cochrane, Theodore S. (1992-08-01)
Collector: Hansen, Bruce F.; Nee, Mike; Phillips, Marc N.   4622   
Date: 1976-09-23
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Pepin, Along CTH BB, 7.5 miles E of Durand
44.63453133  -91.79960762 +-285m.  161378
Verbatim Coordinates: T25N R12W sec23
Georeference Remarks: Latitude/Longitude was derived from the Township, Range, Section location. This causes an imprecision.
Habitat: Rocky, dry bluff prairie on S- and SW-facing hilltops. Little disturbed and with excellent diversity. Other species found growing with Hansen, et al. 4622: Rocky dry prairie on S-facing hilltops, with Andropogon scoparius, A. gerardii, Sporobolus heterolepis, Bouteloua hirsuta, B. curtipendula, Carex eburnea, Petalostemum candidum, P. purpureum, Muhlenbergia racemosa, M. cuspidata, Liatris cylindracea, L. aspera, Aster oblongifolius, A. ericoides, A. azureus, A. sericeus, Celastrus scandens, Euphorbia corollata, Amorpha canescens, Prunus pumila, Kuhnia eupatorioides, Coreopsis palmata, Linum sulcatum, Artemisia caudata, Solidago nemoralis, Oxybaphus hirsutus, Asclepias viridiflora, and on rock outcrops Pellaea glabella & Campanula rotundifolia. Invaders around the edges of the prairie include Populus tremuloides, P. grandidentat, Corylus american, Betula papyrifera, Quercus borealis & Rhus typhina. At the lower prairie/forest inteface are found Juniperus communis, Juniperus horizontali
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Record Id: dde6b071-7b81-4e09-9309-49d64bf9bd0e
Occurrence ID (GUID): cbd22e4a-f95b-11e2-9dec-002590257708
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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