Occurrence record: UBCVascular:V240972

PreservedSpecimen of Festuca baffinensis Polunin | Baffin Island fescue recorded on 2013-08-05


Data resource University of British Columbia Herbarium - Vascular Plant Collection
Institution code University of British Columbia
Supplied institution code "ca.ubc"
Collection code University of British Columbia Herbarium
Catalog number V240972
Occurrence ID F830F6F3-EB83-EE45-AAAB-4B241F2307F8
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations mounted
Identified by Frank Lomer
Identified date 2013
Collector Lomer, F. Frank
Supplied as "Frank Lomer"
Record number 8505
Reproductive condition Flower
License CC0
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15106
Owner institution code University of British Columbia
Disposition in collection
Previous identifications Festuca baffinensis by Frank Lomer 2013
Rightsholder University of British Columbia
Dataset name University of British Columbia Herbarium (UBC) - Vascular Plant Collection
Language en
Accessrights http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/ & http://www.canadensys.net/norms
Bibliographic citation Festuca baffinensis Polunin (UBC V240972)
Occurrence remarks single site noted on the mountain
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID http://dataset.canadensys.net/ubc-vascular-specimens
Institution ID UBC Herbarium
Collection code UBCVascular
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2013


Collecting date 2013-08-05
Supplied as year:2013  month:08  day:05 
Verbatim event date 2013 Aug 05


Scientific name Festuca baffinensis Polunin
Taxon rank species
Common name Baffin Island fescue
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Festuca
Species Festuca baffinensis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Polunin
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Cariboo District, Marble Mountains, Lime Ridge North, northernmost peak, north-facing slope of bowl
Habitat Moist shaded steep limestone slope, with Solidago multiradiata, Bistorta vivipara, Parnassia fimbriata
Latitude 51.138
Longitude -121.87
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "Unknown"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 701.0
Georeference sources Verbatim from Collector/Sheet
Georeferenced by David Rowswell
Verbatim SRS Unknown
Georeferenced date 2018
Country code CA
Verbatim elevation 2010.0
Supplied as 2010 m
Verbatim longitude 121° 52' 12.5'' W
Verbatim latitude 51° 08' 18.2'' N

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