WIS : VP
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0253041WIS
Taxon: Atriplex prostrata Boucher ex DC.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Collector: Zager, Scott C.   2007-73   
Date: 2007-09-30
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Door, Jacksonport
44.9887152  -87.1730882  180972
Verbatim Coordinates: 44.9887152° N, 87.1730882° W; T29N R27E sec14
Habitat: Narrow sand beaches between shoreline and sea wall; infrequently with primary and secondary dunes and swales. Frequently dominated by beach grass. Modern beach next to mowed swale. Hastate orache (Atriplex prostrata) sprawling over limey, sand beach. Sea-rocket (Cakile lacustris) 10-15 plants, full bloom to senescent, all with fruit. Bidens spp., Polygonum lapathifolium, Oenothera biennis, Argentina anserina, Solidago canadensis.
Notes: With fibric root masses (50-75 cm diameter) with a trailing tap root. Wpt 248.
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Record Id: f7020dc9-0aa5-4b4b-a42f-f614cda646af
Occurrence ID (GUID): ccb498ca-f95b-11e2-9dec-002590257708
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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