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University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0334082WIS
Taxon: Thuja occidentalis L.
Family: Cupressaceae
Determiner: Nee, M. (2016-01-01)
Collector: Nee, M.   63043   
Date: 2016-07-06
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Richland, 3.8 km E of Gotham, Button Bluff, NE of Button Cemetary along Hwy JJ
43.2177778  -90.2452778
Verbatim Coordinates: 43° 13' 4" N, 90° 14' 43" W; T09N R02E sec34
Elevation: 217 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 217 m.
Habitat: Specimens recovered from storm damage. Old, cultivated ornamentals in cemetery, mostly Thuja occidentalis and Juniperus virginiana, with remaining or spontaneous Quercus macrocarpa and Prunus serotina, the Thuja occidnetalis all healthy, but all lower twigs gone up to limit of deer browsing.
Notes: Tree 9 m. tall, a cultivar with ovoid crown, with several stems, branching from the base, the largest 30 cm. in diameter. Inner bark with light yellow, clear, sticky resin. Voucher for wood specimen, Kw, Lw, MADw, MEXUw, RSAw. Young cones yellow-green, oriented upwards; on old cones seen.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 36ffdc80-3bdb-4fa0-b374-2ea3a53fa4e8
Occurrence ID (GUID): 5fd894b7-bcb3-4a23-82cf-6bf061d79d41
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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