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Institution:University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point   Accession: UWSP159429
Family: Asteraceae Taxon: Helianthus occidentalis Riddell subsp. occidentalis   few-leaved sunflower, naked-stemmed sunflower, western sunflower
County: Oconto
Location: -   Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest less than a mile W of the Oconto County and Marinette County border near the Thunder River.
TRSQ: 33N 16E 24 NE4       
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Habitat: Disturbed area near river. Sandy soil which gets drier the farther up gradient from the ordinary high water mark of the river. Near an area that is being treated with herbicide to combat exotic and invasive weeds. Near an underground natural gas pipeline  
Collecting Event: Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest 
Collector: Wagner, Matthew L.  Coll. No.: 2010:1171  Coll. Date: 7/21/2010
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Map Icon is to within 1/4 mi. using Longitude -88.43416485 and Latitude 45.32942733

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