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University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0323566WIS
Taxon: Juniperus communis L.
Family: Cupressaceae
Determiner: Nee, M. (2014-01-01)
Collector: Nee, M.   61677   
Date: 2015-10-05
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Richland, Along Excelsior Road, 0.75 km W of Hwy. F in Excelsior.
43.25  -90.6375
Verbatim Coordinates: 43° 15' 0" N, 90° 38' 15" W; T09N R02W sec17
Elevation: 264 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 264 m
Habitat: On steep S-facing slope and roadcut on sandstone, with Juniperus virginiana, Quercus macrocarpa.
Occurrence Remarks: Continuous patch 10 x 10 m, perhaps all one individual, prostrate except for ultimate ascending tips to 1 m high. Voucher for wood specimen, MADw; this stem at least several meters long, 2.5 cm in diameter, very slow growing, 15 years old. "Berries" rather few, dark blue-purple, much darker and duller than those of J. virginiana.
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Record Id: bff50adf-c93d-435c-a0d5-0e2835aaac33
Occurrence ID (GUID): 2cb551dd-865f-4908-b2ea-093291257678
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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