Occurrence record: CAN:CAN 602457

PreservedSpecimen of Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene | alkali saltgrass recorded on 2007-09-30


Data resource Canadian Museum of Nature Herbarium
Institution code Canadian Museum of Nature
Supplied institution code "CMN"
Collection code Canadian Museum of Nature Herbarium
Catalog number CAN 602457
Occurrence ID 9f2865c5-e065-0654-30a4-5618eca3a741
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Peterson, M. Paul|Saarela, M. Jeffery|Rosen, J. David|Reid, S. Christopher
Supplied as "Peterson, Paul M.; Saarela, Jeffery M.; Rosen, David J.; Reid, Christopher S."
Record number 21154
License CC-BY
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Collection ID http://grbio.org/cool/4w1m-4a6d
Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name Vascular Plant
Language eng
Bibliographic citation Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene (CAN 602457)
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID https://doi.org/10.15468/88qq3e
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CAN
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 2007-09-30
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2007-09-30


Scientific name Distichlis spicata (L.) Greene
Taxon rank species
Common name alkali saltgrass
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Order Poales
Family Poaceae
Genus Distichlis
Species Distichlis spicata
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country Mexico
State / Province Durango (State)
Locality 1.3 mi SE of San Jose del Molino.
Latitude 24.188
Longitude -104.602
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Location remarks Vegetation: Prosopis, Sporobolus airoides, Baccharis, Acacia, Eleocharis, Bouteloua and Chaboissaea. Alkaline meadow, clay flats and wet depression.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID MEX 2007 Sep 30-1
Verbatim elevation 1880.0
Supplied as 1880 m

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