Occurrence record: UBCBryophytes:B937

PreservedSpecimen of Sphagnum pulchrum Warnstorf, 1900 | beautiful peat moss recorded on 1978-02-04


Data resource University of British Columbia Herbarium - Bryophytes Collection
Institution code Supplied institution code "ca.ubc"
Catalog number B937
Occurrence ID 83FE5652-A8D2-8040-A4B2-9E1AF84D5107
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations mounted
Identified by G.R. Brassard
Collector Brassard, G.R.
Supplied as "G.R. Brassard"
Record number 12147
License CC0
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15106
Owner institution code University of British Columbia
Disposition in collection
Rightsholder University of British Columbia
Dataset name University of British Columbia Herbarium (UBC) - Bryophytes Collection
Language en
Accessrights http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/ & http://www.canadensys.net/norms
Bibliographic citation Sphagnum pulchrum (Lindb.) Warnst. (UBC B937)
Occurrence remarks Bryophyta exsiccata terrae-novae et labradoricae; no. 58
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID http://dataset.canadensys.net/ubc-bryophytes
Institution ID UBC Herbarium
Collection code UBCBryophytes
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1978-02-04
Supplied as year:1978  month:02  day:04 
Verbatim event date 1978 Feb 04


Scientific name Sphagnum pulchrum Warnstorf, 1900
Supplied scientific name "Sphagnum pulchrum (Lindb.) Warnst."
Taxon rank species
Common name beautiful peat moss
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Bryophyta
Class Sphagnopsida
Order Sphagnales
Family Sphagnaceae
Genus Sphagnum
Species Sphagnum pulchrum
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Lindb.) Warnst.
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country Canada
State / Province Newfoundland
Locality Avalon Peninsula, 5 km SE of St. Bride's; Co:
Latitude 46.9
Longitude -54.1
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "Unknown"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 7733.0
Georeference sources Verbatim from Collector/Sheet
Georeferenced by Crystal Kwong
Verbatim SRS Unknown
Georeferenced date 2018
Country code CA
Verbatim longitude 54° 07' W
Verbatim latitude 46° 54' N

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