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Wilcox Lake pollen surface sample dataset - Neotoma Dataset 1280

Neotoma Dataset 1280

Wilcox Lake pollen surface sample dataset

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Constituent Database: North American Pollen Database

Dataset Type: pollen surface sample

Latitude: 43.95

Longitude: -79.43

Age Range: No relevant chronology.

Description: Surrrounding vegetation: white spruce, eastern hemlock, white pine, red pine, eastern white cedar and tamarack, red maple, silver maple, sugar maple, red oak, white oak, burr oak, balsam poplar, trembling aspen, large-tooth aspen, white ash, black ash, blue ash, green ash, basswood, paper birch, pin cherry and black cherry. he native wildflowers include purple coneflower, yellow coneflower, flat-topped aster, heath aster, smooth aster, silky aster, ox-eyed susan, black-eyed susan, bluebeard lily, wood lily, trout lily, common strawberry, common milkweed, blazing star, fireweed, star flower, wild columbine and wild bergamot. Aquatic vegetation that is native to the lake itself include bulrushes, cattails, water arums, water plantains, water lilies, arrowheads, blue flag irises, smartweeds and pickeral weeds. Native shrubs found around the lake include speckled alder, smooth serviceberry, Allegheny serviceberry, nannyberry, red osier, gray dogwood, silky dogwood, broad-leaved meadowsweet, swamp rose, spicebush, buttonbush, shining willow, slender willow, black willow and pussywillow.


Affiliated Researchers

Name Affiliation Contribution
Grimm, Eric Christopher University of Minnesota, Department of Earth Sciences, 310 Pillsbury Drive SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455-0231, USA DataCurator
McAndrews, John H. Department of Natural History, Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6, Canada DataCollector
McAndrews, John H. Department of Natural History, Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6, Canada ProjectLeader
McAndrews, John H. Department of Natural History, Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park, Toronto, ON M5S 2C6, Canada Researcher
Power, D. M. NA Researcher

Publications

publicationid citation
748 McAndrews, J.H., and D.M. Power. 1973. Palynology of the Great Lakes: the surface sediments of Lake Ontario. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 10:777-792.

Data Citation

APA

McAndrews, John H.. 2013. Wilcox Lake pollen surface sample dataset. In, North American Pollen Database. Neotoma Paleoecological Database. URL: http://apps.neotomadb.org/explorer/?datasetid=1280

BibTeX

@inbook{
  author={McAndrews, John H.},
  year={2013},
  title={Wilcox Lake pollen surface sample dataset},
  booktitle={North American Pollen Database},
  publisher={Neotoma Paleoecological Database},
  url={http://apps.neotomadb.org/explorer/?datasetid=1280}
}

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