Occurrence record: ALTA-VP:142334

PreservedSpecimen of Carex lachenalii Schkuhr | twotipped sedge recorded on 2006-07-18


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 142334
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:ALTA-VP:142334
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations dried and pressed
Identified by Cotterill, Patsy J.
Collector Allen, L. Lorna
Supplied as "Allen, Lorna"
Record number s.n.
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 Saxifraga nelsoniana
Bibliographic citation Carex lachenalii Schkuhr(ALTA-VP 142334)
Occurrence remarks beak ot bidentate; no subtending bract.
Occurrence status present
Collection code ALTA-VP
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 2006-07-18
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2006-07-18


Higher classification Plantae | Flowering Plants | Monocots | Poales | Cyperaceae | Carex L.
Scientific name Carex lachenalii Schkuhr
Taxon rank species
Common name twotipped sedge
Supplied common name "two-parted 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 lachenalii
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Infraspecific epithet Carex lachenalii Schkuhr
Parent name usage Carex L.
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Higher geography North America | Canada | Alberta | Kakwa Wildland Provincial Park
Country Canada
State / Province Alberta
Locality Berg Lake
Habitat seepage
Latitude 53.936778
Longitude -119.894528
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Supplied datum: "WGS84"
Verbatim locality Kakwa Wildland Provincial Park, Alberta; Valley SE of Berg Lake. Seepage area with moss and high cover Saxifraga nelsoniana.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1200.0
Georeference sources Google Earth
Georeferenced by Fabijan, Dorothy M. | McDougall, Seamus
Georeferenced date 2018-05-16
Continent North America
County Kakwa Wildland Provincial Park
Georeference remarks Coordinates in valley bottom SE of Berg Lk, Kakwa WPP (This is not Berg Lake, Mt Robson, BC). Uncertainty covers valley from peak to peak surrounding it.

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References https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/12-199196

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