Occurrence record: UBCBryophytes:B229687

PreservedSpecimen of Macrocoma tenuis Vitt, 1973 recorded on 1973-01-12


Data resource University of British Columbia Herbarium - Bryophytes Collection
Institution code Supplied institution code "ca.ubc"
Catalog number B229687
Occurrence ID 1EBB6D5A-984B-4545-9E56-0D1370AB3705
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations mounted
Collector Crosby, R. Marshall|Crosby, A. Carol
Supplied as "Marshall R. Crosby, Carol A. Crosby"
Record number 13402
License CC0
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15106
Owner institution code University of British Columbia
Disposition in collection
Rightsholder University of British Columbia
Dataset name University of British Columbia Herbarium (UBC) - Bryophytes Collection
Language en
Accessrights http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/ & http://www.canadensys.net/norms
Bibliographic citation Macrocoma tenuis (Hook. & Grev.) Vitt (UBC B229687)
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID http://dataset.canadensys.net/ubc-bryophytes
Institution ID UBC Herbarium
Collection code UBCBryophytes
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1973-01-12
Supplied as year:1973  month:01  day:12 
Verbatim event date 1973 Jan 12


Scientific name Macrocoma tenuis Vitt, 1973
Supplied scientific name "Macrocoma tenuis (Hook. & Grev.) Vitt"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Bryophyta
Class Bryopsida
Order Orthotrichales
Family Orthotrichaceae
Genus Macrocoma
Species Macrocoma tenuis
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
Scientific name authorship (Hook. & Grev.) Vitt
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country South Africa
State / Province Northern Transvaal
Locality Mariepskop Plantation Nature Reserve, 40 km north of Pilgrim’s Rest, grid 23.30 DB
Habitat Vicinity of power plant just below radar station, on Aloe
Latitude -24.5
Longitude 30.9
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "Unknown"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 10170.0
Georeference sources Verbatim from Collector/Sheet
Georeferenced by Crystal Kwong
Verbatim SRS Unknown
Georeferenced date 2018
Country code ZA
Verbatim elevation 2050.0
Supplied as 2050 m
Verbatim longitude 30° 52' E
Verbatim latitude 24° 31' S

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