Occurrence record: UBCBryophytes:B15058

PreservedSpecimen of Buxbaumia piperi Best, 1893 | Piper's shield moss recorded on 1977-08-23


Data resource University of British Columbia Herbarium - Bryophytes Collection
Institution code Supplied institution code "ca.ubc"
Catalog number B15058
Occurrence ID 0D21D9A3-3105-DA47-BAEF-89ADA01D8B3E
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations mounted
Identified by B.C. Tan
Identified date 1977
Collector Tan, B.C.|Ensing, J.
Supplied as "B.C. Tan, J. Ensing"
Record number 77-1879
Reproductive condition c.fr.
License CC0
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15106
Owner institution code University of British Columbia
Disposition in collection
Previous identifications Buxbaumia piperi by B.C. Tan 1977; Buxbaumia piperi Det. W.B. Schofield 2001 Jul 09, Annotated for The Flora of North America
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 Buxbaumia piperi Best (UBC B15058)
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID http://dataset.canadensys.net/ubc-bryophytes
Institution ID UBC Herbarium
Collection code UBCBryophytes
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1977


Collecting date 1977-08-23
Supplied as year:1977  month:08  day:23 
Verbatim event date 1977 Aug 23


Scientific name Buxbaumia piperi Best, 1893
Supplied scientific name "Buxbaumia piperi Best"
Taxon rank species
Common name Piper's shield moss
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Bryophyta
Class Bryopsida
Order Buxbaumiales
Family Buxbaumiaceae
Genus Buxbaumia
Species Buxbaumia piperi
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 Best
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Glacier National Park on Highway 1, trail to Balu Pass Ridge from Beaver Creek Valley over the summit down to Cougar Valley and Cougar Creek, Cougar Valley
Supplied as "on rotten log inside forest"
Country code CA
Verbatim elevation 2042.16
Supplied as 6700 ft

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