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University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0323376WIS
Taxon: Prunus serotina Ehrh.
Family: Rosaceae
Determiner: Nee, M. (2014-01-01)
Collector: Nee, M.   61374   
Date: 2014-07-23
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Richland, 3 mi. SE of center of Richland Center.
43.3080556  -90.3308333
Verbatim Coordinates: 43° 18' 29" N, 90° 19' 51" W; T10N R01E sec35
Elevation: 231 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 231 m
Habitat: Spontaneous in narrow row of trees between farm fields, in former cattle lane, with large Robinia pseudoacacia (remants of planting in 1930s for erosion control), and a few spontaneous Quercus macrocarpa, Carya ovata, Juglans nigra, and ground cover of dense Ambrosia trifida. Bottom of small valley without permanent stream.
Notes: Tree 18 m tall, 43 cm in diameter. Voucher for wood specimen, MADw. Inflorescences abundant throughout the canopy, on shoots with smaller and relatively wider leaves than the often navicular larger leaves on the distal vegetative part of the twigs; each raceme with many fewer fruits than there were flowers; fruit green, some reddish on insolated side, especially those high in the canopy.
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Record Id: ae3cbe7c-4858-4dbf-8245-bb9cd1d310fd
Occurrence ID (GUID): 6f522ab5-8417-47ee-bf87-a36c6a991755
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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