Occurrence record: CAN:CAN 412162

PreservedSpecimen of Valeriana sitchensis Bong. | Pacific valerian recorded on 1977-08-05


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 412162
Occurrence ID 9f32200c-9dfb-dfb4-87a2-5c30a8123744
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations dry
Collector Gillett, M. John|Boudreau, M.
Supplied as "Gillett, John M.; Boudreau, M."
Record number 17795
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Collection ID http://grbio.org/cool/4w1m-4a6d
Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name Vascular Plant
Language eng
Bibliographic citation Valeriana sitchensis (CAN 412162)
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 1977-08-05
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1977-08-05


Higher classification Plantae; Magnoliophyta; Magnoliopsida; Asteridae; Dipsacales; Valerianaceae; Valeriana
Scientific name Valeriana sitchensis Bong.
Supplied scientific name "Valeriana sitchensis"
Taxon rank species
Common name Pacific valerian
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Dipsacales
Family Caprifoliaceae
Genus Valeriana
Species Valeriana sitchensis
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Bong.


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia (Prov.)
Locality Spinel Lake, top of mountain and its slopes north of camp at bay in SW corner of lake
Latitude 57.866667
Longitude -126.4
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "NAD27"
Location remarks Alpine meadow
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CAN 412162
Verbatim elevation 2000.0
Supplied as 15 m - 2000 m
Verbatim longitude 126° 24' W
Verbatim latitude 57° 52' N

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