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University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0339985WIS
Taxon: Morus alba L.
Family: Moraceae
Determiner: Nee, M. (2016-01-01)
Collector: Nee, M.   62921   
Date: 2016-05-18
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Richland, 3.8 km. E of Gotham along CTH J, Button Bluff, NE of Button Cemetery
43.2194444  -90.2469444
Verbatim Coordinates: 43° 13' 10" N, 90° 14' 49" W; T09N R02E sec34
Elevation: 219 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 219 m
Habitat: Wisconsin River valley at base of bluffs, nearly flat cultivated fields, the soil somewhat sandy. Tree growing up in fencerow under planted trees of Pinus strobus, P. resinosa, with Prunus serotina, Zanthoxylum americanum.
Notes: Tree 18 cm. in diameter, 22 years old; bark furrowed; sap milky; sapwood pale; heartwood yellowish tan and remaining so when dried where no exposed to air; freshly cut surfaces turning deep reddish brown and remaining so. Voucher for wood specimens at Kw, Lw, MADw, MEXUw, RSAw. Expanding leaves on the more exposed twigs have been killed by an unusually late freeze. Pistillate and flowering, the staminate individuals in the vicinity are blooming at this time.
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Record Id: 4ee19268-cd19-444b-badb-cfc392ee1264
Occurrence ID (GUID): 509e4cdd-7273-4f8a-8733-a2c2f6bba2f8
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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