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What

Purple rattlesnakeroot Nabalus racemosus

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 27, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Found blooming in the grasslands - a first-time sighting.

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What

Wood Nymph Moth

Observer

batgirl

Date

June 5, 2012

Place

Reithmiller Road Grassland, waterloo Township (Google, OSM)

Description

Not sure which species it is.

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What

Baltimore Checkerspot Euphydryas phaeton

Observer

batgirl

Date

June 5, 2012

Place

Reithmiller Road Grassland, waterloo Township (Google, OSM)

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What

Sweet Everlasting

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 30, 2011

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

In grassland at Dahlem.

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What

Shrubby St. John's-wort Hypericum prolificum

Observer

batgirl

Date

July 24, 2012

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

In the grasslands at Dahlem.

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What

sticky false asphodel Triantha glutinosa

Observer

batgirl

Date

July 24, 2012

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

In the fen at Dahlem.

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What

Red-spotted Purple Limenitis arthemis ssp. astyanax

Observer

batgirl

Date

July 24, 2012

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

In the Bug Field at Dahlem.

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What

Showy Tick-Trefoil Desmodium canadense

Observer

batgirl

Date

July 24, 2012

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

In grassland at Dahlem.

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What

Red Velvet Ant Dasymutilla occidentalis

Observer

batgirl

Date

July 24, 2012

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

In grassland at Dahlem.

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What

Branching Bur-reed Sparganium androcladum

Observer

batgirl

Date

July 24, 2012

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

In wet meadow at Dahlem.

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What

Punctureweed

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 13, 2011 12:55 PM EDT

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Unsure of ID.

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What

Hairy Beardtongue Penstemon hirsutus

Observer

batgirl

Date

June 4, 2011

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

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What

Purple/Field Milkwort

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 10, 2013

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in grasslands of Dahlem.

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What

Twelve-spotted Skimmer Libellula pulchella

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 10, 2013

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Female. Resting in grassland at Dahlem.

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What

Groundnut Apios americana

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 10, 2013

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in grasslands of Dahlem.

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What

Great St. Johnswort

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 16, 2014

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in wet meadow at Dahlem

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What

Lance-leaved Loosestrife

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 16, 2014

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in wet meadow at Dahlem.

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What

colicroot Genus Aletris

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 16, 2014

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in grasslands at Dahlem

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What

Indiangrass Sorghastrum nutans

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 21, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in the grasslands at Dahlem.

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What

Prescribed Burn

Observer

batgirl

Date

April 18, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Prescribed burn at Dahlem - in the grasslands.

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What

Virginia Opossum Didelphis virginiana

Observer

batgirl

Date

July 23, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Baby opossums visiting Dahlem, courtesy of The Critter Man, Paul McCormack.

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What

Thirteen-lined Ground Squirrel Ictidomys tridecemlineatus

Observer

batgirl

Date

April 28, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

In the grasslands at Dahlem.

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What

green milkweed Asclepias viridis

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 19, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in the grasslands at Dahlem. Deer seem to like it.

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What

big bluestem Andropogon gerardii

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 1, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

In beautiful bloom now at Dahlem. The grasslands are full of it, thanks to a great season and the burn we had earlier this year.

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What

Missouri Ironweed Vernonia missurica

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 1, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in grasslands at Dahlem.

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What

Wild Bergamot Monarda fistulosa

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 1, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in grassland at Dahlem - late season blossom.

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What

Prairie blazing star Liatris pycnostachya

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 1, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in the grassland at Dahlem

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What

Green-headed Coneflower Rudbeckia laciniata

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 1, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in the grasslands at Dahlem.

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What

Gray-headed Coneflower

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 1, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in the grasslands at Dahlem.

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What

Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 1, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

This beauty was hanging out in the "Reflection Pond" along the boardwalk at Dahlem.

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What

Duck-potato Sagittaria latifolia

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 25, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in the wetlands. Didn't realize that there were more than one species of arrowhead. Will have to go out and see which we have here.

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What

Swamp Lousewort Pedicularis lanceolata

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 26, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in the fen at Dahlem.

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What

White Turtlehead Chelone glabra

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 26, 2015

Place

7117 S. Jackson Rd., Jackson, MI 49201 (Google, OSM)

Description

Blooming in the fen at Dahlem.

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What

Gray Tree Frog Hyla versicolor

Observer

batgirl

Date

August 27, 2015

Place

Dahlem Center (Google, OSM)

Description

This green gray tree frog was resting on a milkweed this morning in the grasslands.

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What

Polyphemus Moth Antheraea polyphemus

Observer

niddymuggins

Date

June 30, 2015 06:46 AM EDT

Place

42.2332..., -84.364... (Google, OSM)

Description

Dark Polyphemus

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What

common pawpaw Asimina triloba

Observer

lincoln

Date

June 23, 2015 02:17 PM EDT

Place

Waterloo State Recreation Area, Grass Lake, MI, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Small grove of 30 trees. Not seen elsewhere. Less than 3 m tall. At the top of a ravine in an oak hickory forest. Mature canopy trees over 100 yo. Que alb, q rub, car gla, sub canopy ace rub pru ser, vib ace, amelanchier. Collinsonia, cx rosea, ger mac, parth qui

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What

Prairie Dock Silphium terebinthinaceum

Observer

lincoln

Date

June 24, 2015 11:52 AM EDT

Place

42.3164..., -84.227... (Google, OSM)

Description

A few clumps throughout high quality prairie fen. Cx spic, dasiph fruit, corn foem, tox Vern, corylus, sporabolis het,

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What

bird's-foot violet Viola pedata

Observer

lincoln

Date

June 24, 2015 12:47 PM EDT

Place

Waterloo State Recreation Area, Waterloo, MI, US (Google, OSM)

Description

At margins of mature oak hickory forest above prairie den. Historically oak barrens. Lysem quad, rosa cao, euphorbia cor,

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What

Japanese Knotweed Fallopia japonica

Observer

lincoln

Date

June 23, 2015 02:37 PM EDT

Place

42.3138..., -84.214... (Google, OSM)

Description

Side of road. One clump about 100sq ft

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What

Gray Tree Frog Hyla versicolor

Observer

lincoln

Date

May 14, 2015 03:23 PM EDT

Place

Waterloo State Recreation Area, Grass Lake, MI, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Gray Tree Frog Hyla versicolor

Observer

lincoln

Date

June 4, 2015 06:47 PM EDT

Place

Waterloo State Recreation Area, Grass Lake, MI, US (Google, OSM)

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What

Pennsylvania bittercress Cardamine pensylvanica

Observer

lincoln

Date

May 14, 2015 11:26 AM EDT

Place

Waterloo State Recreation Area, Grass Lake, MI, US (Google, OSM)

Description

A few scattered plants in kettle surrounded by black oak forest. Corn amom, cx stipata, tear thumb, ranunculus scrleratus, young asters, gallium spp.

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What

Japanese Knotweed Fallopia japonica

Observer

lincoln

Date

April 15, 2015 04:14 PM EDT

Place

Waterloo State Recreation Area, Grass Lake, MI, US (Google, OSM)

Description

One small patch in clearing. Not seen elsewhere in area

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What

Blanding's Turtle Emydoidea blandingii

Observer

lincoln

Date

April 14, 2015 04:59 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

One large adult ~9". Edge of kettle depression within oak hickory forest. Cx lacustris, button bush, wool grass, vaccinium corym...

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What

Black-haw Viburnum prunifolium

Observer

lincoln

Date

April 15, 2015 10:02 AM EDT

Place

Waterloo State Recreation Area, Grass Lake, MI, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Unsure of ID. Oak hickory forest. On the top of steep ice contact ridge. Sandy gravel. 2 small shrubs. 3 m tall.

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What

Oriental Staff Vine Celastrus orbiculatus

Observer

lincoln

Date

April 15, 2015 10:07 AM EDT

Place

Waterloo State Recreation Area, Grass Lake, MI, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Terrible infestation

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What

Common Sneezeweed Helenium autumnale

Observer

lincoln

Date

October 8, 2014 04:47 PM EDT

Place

49246, Horton, MI, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Common in high-quality prairie fen

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What

Glossy Buckthorn Frangula alnus

Observer

lincoln

Date

October 8, 2014 04:42 PM EDT

Place

49246, Horton, MI, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Sporadically throughout fen

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What

Reed Canarygrass Phalaris arundinacea

Observer

lincoln

Date

October 8, 2014 03:35 PM EDT

Place

49246, Horton, MI, US (Google, OSM)

Description

Local

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What

Arnold's Parmotrema Lichen Parmotrema arnoldii

Observer

kfsaylor

Date

January 20, 2010

Place

Grass Lake, MI (Google, OSM)