WIS : VP
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0254673WIS
Taxon: Eleocharis elliptica Kunth
Family: Cyperaceae
Collector: Cochrane, Theodore S.; Smith, S. Galen   14455   
Date: 2005-08-26
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Waukesha, Scuppernong River Habitat Area, 330 yds. due W of CTH N directly opposite the bend where "N" jogs northwestward, 1.6 mi. due NW of the center of Eagle
42.89533188  -88.5005446 +-285m.  181866
Verbatim Coordinates: T05N R17E sec16
Georeference Remarks: Latitude/Longitude was derived from the Township, Range, Section location. This causes an imprecision.
Elevation: 262 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 860 ft
Habitat: Formerly grazed (and/or cultivated?) (up to ca. 50--60 yrs. ago) wetland along tiny, straightened, W-flowing, spring-fed streamlet, supporting semi-natural, calcareous wet prairie; rich dense vegetation, sedge dominated but hardly tussocky and full of herbs. Assoc.: Eleocharis compressa, Euthamia graminifolia (abundant), Helianthus grosseserratus (abundant), Juncus dudleyi (occasional), Liatris pycnostachya (common), Lobelia spicata, Lycopus sp., Pentaphylloides floribunda, Pycnanthemum virginianum (frequent), Solidago gigantea, S. riddellii, and Schizachyrium scoparium.
Specimen Images
Record Id: b52bd693-d7e9-44af-b7fe-1972d401d7e3
Occurrence ID (GUID): cccce056-f95b-11e2-9dec-002590257708
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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