Occurrence record: VASC:50535

PreservedSpecimen of Carex flacca Schreb. | blue sedge recorded on 1961-08-18


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 50535
Occurrence ID UWO:VASC:50535
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by E.C. Wallace
Identified date 1964-08-31
Collector BSBI Field Meeting
Record number 1618
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
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
Date identified 1964-08-31


Collecting date 1961-08-18
Supplied as year:1961  month:08  day:18 
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 18 August 1961


Scientific name Carex flacca Schreb.
Supplied scientific name "Carex flacca Schreber"
Taxon rank species
Common name blue sedge
Supplied common name "carex glauque | heath sedge | blue sedge | flabby sedge | glaucous sedge | laiche flasque | laîche glauque"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Supplied as "Equisetopsida"
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Carex
Species Carex flacca
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/4867
Accepted name usage Carex flacca Schreber
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship Schreber
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country United Kingdom
State / Province England
Locality Limestone crags above N part of Cunswock Scar, 3 km NW of Kendal.
Supplied as "Limestone crags"
Location remarks 0
Continent Europe
Verbatim coordinates V.C. 69 [N. Lanes] Grid Ref. 50.492942
Country code UK

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