Occurrence record: VASC:54434

PreservedSpecimen of Carex hystericina Muhl. | carex porc-épic | porcupine sedge | bottlebrush sedge recorded on 1985-08-13


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 54434
Occurrence ID UWO:VASC:54434
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Ian D. Macdonald
Collector Macdonald, I.D.
Supplied as "ID Macdonald"
Record number 17105
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
Associated taxa Salix eriocephala - Cornus stolonifera - Eupatorium maculatum - Carex species.
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


Collecting date 1985-08-13
Supplied as year:1985  month:08  day:13 
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 13 August 1985


Scientific name Carex hystericina Muhl.
Supplied scientific name "Carex hystericina Muhlenberg ex Willdenow"
Taxon rank species
Common name carex porc-épic | porcupine sedge | bottlebrush sedge
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Supplied as "Equisetopsida"
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Carex
Species Carex hystericina
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/4911
Accepted name usage Carex hystericina Muhlenberg ex Willdenow
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship Muhlenberg ex Willdenow
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country Canada
State / Province Ontario
Locality 2 km southwest of Komoka. United Church Camp Kee-Mo-Kee.
Habitat Sand plain river valley basin stream-side floodplain thicket of Salix eriocephala - Cornus stolonifera - Eupatorium maculatum - Carex species.
Latitude 42.933333
Longitude -81.433333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system UTM | degrees minutes seconds
Location remarks 0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Continent North America
County Middlesex County
Verbatim coordinates Map/UTM: 41 I/14 (4)637(47)532; 42°56' N, 81°26' W
Municipality Caradoc Twp.
Country code CA
Verbatim longitude 81°26' W
Verbatim latitude 42°56' N

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