Mulefat series
Section: shrb Series Dominated by Shrubs
Series formation: 
Series height:<4 m
Series canopy cover:c
Series ground layer:s
Elevation range (lower):0
(upper):   1250
Wetland information:Wetlands:habitats seasonally flooded, saturated. Water chemistry: fresh. Canyon bottoms; irrigation ditches, stream channels. Cowardin class: Palustrine shrub-scrub wetland. The national list of wetland plants (Reed 1988) lists mulefat as a FACU*.
Upland information: [not available]
Reference:Shanfield (1984).
Comments:Mulefat often occurs in pure stands. Secondary species vary regionally. Stands of this series may mix at a fine scale with other wetland series see California sycamore series, Coast live oak series, Fremont cottonwood series].
Plot based descriptions:not available.
Series Association:[not available]
FormationMixed evergreen-deciduous shrubland
Geographical associated regions: View Regions for: Mulefat series
Representative Image: View Representative Photograph for: Mulefat series
Common species: View common species for: Mulefat series

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