Occurrence record: VASC:3721

PreservedSpecimen of Carex foenea Muhl. ex Torr. | bronze sedge | carex fourrager | bronze-headed oval sedge | bronzy sedge | carex cuivré | Fernald's hay sedge | hay sedge recorded on 1959-08-01


Data resource The Dr. Laurie L. Consaul Herbarium
Institution code University of Western Ontario
Supplied institution code "UWO"
Collection code The Dr. Laurie L. Consaul Herbarium
Catalog number 3721
Occurrence ID UWO:VASC:3721
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by D.O. Foster
Collector Foster, D.O.
Supplied as "D.O. Foster"
Record number 106
Reproductive condition fruiting
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Collection ID http://grscicoll.org/institution/university-western-ontario
Owner institution code University of Western Ontario
Disposition in collection
Previous identifications Carex aenea Fern.
Rightsholder University of Western Ontario
Dataset name Dr. Laurie L. Consaul Herbarium
Language en
Establishment means native
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID doi:10.5886/pqffyi
Institution ID http://grscicoll.org/institution/university-western-ontario
Collection code VASC
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1959-08-01
Supplied date "1959-08-01/15"
Event date end 1959-08-15
Date precision Month
Verbatim event date Early August 1959


Scientific name Carex foenea Muhl. ex Torr.
Supplied scientific name "Carex foenea Willdenow"
Taxon rank species
Common name bronze sedge | carex fourrager | bronze-headed oval sedge | bronzy sedge | carex cuivré | Fernald's hay sedge | hay sedge
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Supplied as "Equisetopsida"
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Carex
Species Carex foenea
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
Accepted name usage ID https://data.canadensys.net/vascan/taxon/4869
Accepted name usage Carex foenea Willdenow
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship Willdenow
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country Canada
State / Province Manitoba
Locality 8 miles south of Sheridan.
Habitat Sandy slopes, railway embankment.
Latitude 54.883333
Longitude -101.116667
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes seconds
Location remarks 0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Continent North America
Verbatim coordinates 54°53'N, 101°07'W
Country code CA
Verbatim longitude 101°07' W
Verbatim latitude 54°53' N

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