Occurrence record: CAN:CAN 10003875

PreservedSpecimen of Huperzia arctica (Tolm.) Sipliv. | arctic firmoss recorded on 1986-08-13


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 10003875
Occurrence ID 9eed9fe2-d3ec-3ec4-b09c-6af1f9fb62a7
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations dry
Identified by Saarela, Jeffery M.
Identified date 2018
Collector Aiken, S. Susan|Campbell, C.|Robinson, E.
Supplied as "Aiken, Susan; Campbell, C.; Robinson, E."
Record number 86-213
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 Huperzia arctica (CAN 10003875)
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
Date identified 2018


Collecting date 1986-08-13
Verbatim event date 1986-08-13


Higher classification Plantae; Microphyllophyta; Aglossopsida; Lycopodiales; Huperziaceae; Huperzia
Scientific name Huperzia arctica (Tolm.) Sipliv.
Supplied scientific name "Huperzia arctica"
Taxon rank species
Common name arctic firmoss
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Lycopodiopsida
Order Lycopodiales
Family Lycopodiaceae
Genus Huperzia
Species Huperzia arctica
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed


Country Canada
State / Province Nunavut
Locality Koojesse Bay trail from Frobisher Bay to Apex Hill
Latitude 63.733333
Longitude -68.45
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Location remarks On easterly-facing slope above the sea. Occasional among Carex (?) on slope.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID 611582
County Baffin I.
Municipality Iqaluit
Verbatim longitude 68° 27' W
Verbatim latitude 63° 44' N

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