Occurrence record: ALTA-VP:142925

PreservedSpecimen of Vaccinium vitis-idaea L. | dry ground cranberry recorded on 1968-08-09


Data resource University of Alberta Vascular Plant Herbarium
Institution code University of Alberta Museums
Supplied institution code "University of Alberta Museums"
Collection code University of Alberta Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog number 142925
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:ALTA-VP:142925
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations dried and pressed
Identified by Kuchar, P.
Collector Kuchar, P.
Record number 00021
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:35062
Rightsholder University of Alberta Museums
Dataset name University of Alberta Vascular Plant Herbarium (ALTA-VP)
Associated taxa With forbs and some shrub vegetation.
Bibliographic citation Vaccinium vitis-idaea L.(ALTA-VP 142925)
Occurrence status present
Collection code ALTA-VP
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1968-08-09
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1968-08-09


Higher classification Plantae | Flowering Plants | Eudicots | Ericales | Ericaceae | Vaccinium L.
Scientific name Vaccinium vitis-idaea L.
Taxon rank species
Common name dry ground cranberry
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Supplied as "Flowering Plants"
Class Magnoliopsida
Supplied as "Eudicots"
Order Ericales
Family Ericaceae
Genus Vaccinium
Supplied as "Vaccinium L."
Species Vaccinium vitis-idaea
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Infraspecific epithet Vaccinium vitis-idaea L.
Parent name usage Vaccinium L.
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Higher geography North America | Canada | Alberta | Jasper National Park
Country Canada
State / Province Alberta
Locality Trapper Creek
Habitat slope (s); timberline
Latitude 52.65
Longitude -117.7
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "unknown"
Verbatim locality Jasper Nat. Park: Maligne Range, headwaters area of Trapper Creek, west-facing timberline slope with forbs and some shrub vegetation. 52 39 N 117 42 W; 2165 m (7100 ft)
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 2321.0
Georeference sources MaNIS georeferencing guidelines
Georeferenced by McDougall, Seamus
Georeferenced date 2015-02-05
Continent North America
County Jasper National Park
Location according to Canadian Geographical Names Data Base
Georeference remarks Verbatim lat-long converted to decimal. Assumed 1 minute verbatim coordinate precision and derived uncertainty via SQL calculation.
Verbatim elevation 2165 m (7100 ft)
Verbatim longitude 117 42 W
Verbatim latitude 52 39 N

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References https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/12-199188

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