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|Institution:||University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point Accession: UWSP156053|
|Family: Thymelaeaceae||Taxon: Dirca palustris L. eastern leatherwood, rope-bark|
|Location:||Parrish- Twp of Parrish. Five Cent Road/Firelane, a dirt logging road and ATV/snowmobile trail. 5.3mi from inters. of CTY H & the Five Cent Rd. Land owned by Tigerton Lumber Company|
|TRSQ:||34N 09E 24 SE4|
|Habitat:||Beautiful mesic hardwoods with the majority of the canopy consisting of Acer saccharum, Acer rubrum, Tilia americana, Fraxinus americana, Ostrya virginiana, and a smattering of Betula allegheniensis. Claytonia caroliniana is prevalent. Anemone quinquefolia, Hydrophyllum virginianum, Anemone americana, Luzula acuminate, and Caulophyllum thalictroides are also present. The name of the road comes from the legend (may be fact) that the men of the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) worked so hard that their pay averaged a nickel a mile in the development of this road.|
|Collector:||Wagner, Matthew L. Coll. No.: 2010: 178 Coll. Date: 5/4/2010|
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