Occurrence record: ALTA-VP:142861

PreservedSpecimen of Carex limosa L. | bog sedge recorded on 2019-06-18


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 142861
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:ALTA-VP:142861
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations dried and pressed
Identified by Fabijan, Dorothy M.
Collector Fabijan, M. Dorothy|Lau, C. Chelsea|Macaraig, M. M
Supplied as "Fabijan, Dorothy M. | Lau, Chelsea | Macaraig, M. M"
Record number 05785
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 Betula pumila var. glaudulifera, Carex aquatilis, mosses
Bibliographic citation Carex limosa L.(ALTA-VP 142861)
Occurrence remarks Uncommon.
Occurrence status present
Collection code ALTA-VP
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 2019-06-18
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2019-06-18


Higher classification Plantae | Flowering Plants | Monocots | Poales | Cyperaceae | Carex L.
Scientific name Carex limosa L.
Taxon rank species
Common name bog sedge
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Supplied as "Flowering Plants"
Class Liliopsida
Supplied as "Monocots"
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Carex
Supplied as "Carex L."
Species Carex limosa
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Infraspecific epithet Carex limosa L.
Parent name usage Carex L.
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Higher geography North America | Canada | Alberta
Country Canada
State / Province Alberta
Habitat fen
Latitude 54.1849
Longitude -113.5248
Supplied as: "-113.52475"
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "NAD83"
Verbatim locality Clyde Fen candidate Natural Area. GPS: NAD83 54.18490 -113.52475 +/- 6m; elev.: 629m. Fen, open with standing water with Betula pumila var. glaudulifera, Carex aquatilis, mosses.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 6.0
Georeference sources label information
Georeferenced by Fabijan, Dorothy M.
Verbatim SRS NAD83
Georeferenced date 2021-02-10
Continent North America
County Clyde Fen Natural Area Candidate
Location according to label info
Verbatim elevation 629.0
Supplied as 629 m
Verbatim longitude -113.52475
Verbatim latitude 54.18490

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References https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/12-199445

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