WIS : VP
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0323477WIS
Taxon: Carpinus caroliniana Walter
Family: Betulaceae
Determiner: Nee, M. (2014-01-01)
Collector: Nee, M.   61555   
Date: 2014-09-04
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Taylor, Chequamegon National Forest, Lake 19 Road/Forest Road 108, 2 km S of junction with Lost Lake Road/Forest Road 111.
45.2672222  -90.5366667
Verbatim Coordinates: 45° 16' 2" N, 90° 32' 12" W; T32N R01W sec7
Elevation: 450 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 450 m
Habitat: Forest, flat area, Tsuga canadensis, Acer rubrum, Fraxinus nigra, Populus tremuloides.
Notes: Tree 7 m tall, 11 cm in diameter. Voucher for wood specimen, MADw. Bark smooth, gray, the trunk somewhat fluted. Pistillate inflorescence arching below the leaves, the same color as the light green on the underside of the leaves; only one found after a careful serach (the duplicate at WIS). No staminate catkins present at this time of the year on this species, unlike in Corylus americana, Ostraya virginiana, Betula papyrifera and B. alleghaniensis in this same forest.
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Record Id: b7110df2-bcd5-4e07-ad46-90e8edd89c8e
Occurrence ID (GUID): 88564aed-d93a-4890-92ed-b0a00321d15b
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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