University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0334103WIS
Taxon: Betula pumila L.
Family: Betulaceae
Determiner: Nee, M. (2016-01-01)
Collector: Nee, M.   63065   
Date: 2016-07-18
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Price, Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. Along Forest Road 512
45.9747222  -90.2686111
Verbatim Coordinates: 45° 58' 29" N, 90° 16' 7" W; T40N R02E sec05
Elevation: 471 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 471 m.
Habitat: Swamp with Larix laricina, Picea mariana, P. glauca, Abies balsamea, Sphagnum, Chamaedaphne calyculata, Ledum groenlandicum, Betula pumila and the edge with Salix lucida, S. discolor, S. petiolaris and Alnus incana ssp. rugosa.
Notes: Common in open area with dwarf Larix laricina. Shrubs to 1.1 m. tall, 0.8 cm. in diameter; growth rings hard to count but apparently to 6 years old. Voucher for wood specimens at Kw, Lw, MADw. Green "cones" erect.
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Record Id: dfc914ec-9bf3-4037-96f2-d33e46f0c6cd
Occurrence ID (GUID): c31b92cb-42c7-430b-94e5-c195e7f57f49
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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