Occurrence record: NFLD:NFLD008186

PreservedSpecimen of Nephrolepis exaltata (L.) Schott | Boston fern recorded on 1977-10-20


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Institution code Supplied institution code "Memorial University of Newfoundland"
Catalog number NFLD008186
Occurrence ID 08e15f27-536d-4369-89a5-0f0e593c251c
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by A.W.R.
Collector Robertson, A.W.
Record number 3421
License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/
Collection ID 7c349005-6228-4153-8ddb-170e6e006efe
Owner institution code Memorial University of Newfoundland
Dataset name Agnes Marion Ayre Herbarium (NFLD)
Accessrights http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/
Occurrence status present
Institution ID https://www.gbif.org/grscicoll/institution/1ad6c36c-8b72-40d7-934f-97c80c9da31f
Collection code NFLD
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Identification remarks "Bostoniensis compacta" written next to species name


Identification remarks "Bostoniensis compacta" written next to species name
Collecting date 1977-10-20
Supplied as year:1977  month:10  day:20 
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 20 October, 1977
Start day of year 293


Higher classification Plantae|Tracheophyta|Equisetopsida|Polypodiales|Nephrolepidaceae|Nephrolepis
Scientific name Nephrolepis exaltata (L.) Schott
Taxon rank species
Common name Boston fern
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Polypodiopsida
Supplied as "Equisetopsida"
Order Polypodiales
Family Nephrolepidaceae
Genus Nephrolepis
Species Nephrolepis exaltata
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Accepted name usage Nephrolepis exaltata (L.) Schott
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship (L.) Schott


Country Canada
State / Province New Brunswick
Locality St. John's
Supplied as "House plant at 7, Brigus Place."
Municipality St. John's
Country code CA

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References http://portal.neherbaria.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=2438140

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