Occurrence record: CAN:CAN 40880

PreservedSpecimen of Myrica gale L. | bog myrtle recorded on 1884-07-01


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 40880
Occurrence ID 9ed09304-b99d-99d4-1a80-42daf8f09363
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by Baird, J.R.
Identified date 1968
Collector Macoun, J. John
Supplied as "Macoun, John"
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 Myrica gale (CAN 40880)
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 1968


Collecting date 1884-07-01
Verbatim event date 1884-07-01


Higher classification Plantae; Magnoliophyta; Magnoliopsida; Hamamelidae; Myricales; Myricaceae; Myrica
Scientific name Myrica gale L.
Supplied scientific name "Myrica gale"
Taxon rank species
Common name bog myrtle
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Fagales
Family Myricaceae
Genus Myrica
Species Myrica gale
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship L.


Country Canada
State / Province Ontario
Locality Lake Maria Nipigon River
Location remarks Margins of swamps.
Location ID CAN 40880
County Thunder Bay Distr. (ON)

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