Occurrence record: UBCVascular:V248899

PreservedSpecimen of Carex backii Boott | Back's sedge recorded on 2011-08-27


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 V248899
Occurrence ID 94417D62-2BA1-4B44-A6CB-B8649B42238D
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations mounted
Identified by Randy Krichbaum
Identified date 2011
Collector Krichbaum, R. Randy|Krichbaum, M.
Supplied as "Randy Krichbaum, M. Krichbaum"
Record number eaglecap 15260
License CC0
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15106
Owner institution code University of British Columbia
Disposition in collection
Previous identifications Carex backii by Randy Krichbaum 2011
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 Carex backii Boott (UBC V248899)
Occurrence remarks inflorescene with insect(?) damage [in packet]; plot no. CAREBAC-2011-001a
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 2011


Collecting date 2011-08-27
Supplied as year:2011  month:08  day:27 
Verbatim event date 2011 Aug 27


Scientific name Carex backii Boott
Taxon rank species
Common name Back's sedge
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Carex
Species Carex backii
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Boott
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Halfway River, north bank, about 10 km upstream from boat ramp, about 70 m northwest of the edge of a side channel
Habitat Dry shrubby hillside
Latitude 56.2404
Longitude -121.5535
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "NAD83"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 6.0
Georeference sources Verbatim from Collector/Sheet
Georeferenced by Erin Fenneman
Verbatim SRS NAD83
Georeferenced date 2019
Country code CA
Verbatim elevation 485.0
Supplied as 485 m
Verbatim longitude 121.5535° W
Verbatim latitude 56.2404° N

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