Occurrence record: VASC:4184

PreservedSpecimen of Carex zikae H.E. Roalson & M.J. Waterway | Zika's sedge recorded on 1968-05-12


Data resource The Dr. Laurie L. Consaul Herbarium
Institution code Supplied institution code "TRTS"
Catalog number 4184
Occurrence ID UWO:VASC:4184
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by J. Maze
Collector Maze, J.|Cruise, J.E.|Dickinson, W.S.|Haber, E.|Ives, S.|Thorpe, R.C.
Supplied as "J. Maze, J.E. Cruise, W.S. Dickinson, E. Haber, S. Ives, R.C. Thorpe, et al."
Record number 356a
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
Previous identifications Carex brevicaulis
Rightsholder University of Western Ontario
Dataset name Dr. Laurie L. Consaul Herbarium
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 1968-05-12
Supplied as year:1968  month:05  day:12 
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date May 12 1968


Scientific name Carex zikae H.E. Roalson & M.J. Waterway
Taxon rank species
Common name Zika's sedge
Supplied common name "carex de Zika | Zika's sedge | carex à tige courte | short-stemmed sedge"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Supplied as "Equisetopsida"
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Carex
Species Carex zikae
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Accepted name usage ID https://data.canadensys.net/vascan/taxon/29135
Accepted name usage Carex zikae H.E. Roalson & M.J. Waterway
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship H.E. Roalson & M.J. Waterway
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country United States
State / Province Washington
Locality Section 4, T. 20N. , R. 21E. , on Ellengsburg-Wenatchee Road; ca. 5 miles N of Colochum Pass.
Habitat Dry, hilly, barren area dominated by Ponderosa Pine.
Latitude 47.25
Longitude -120.283333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Verbatim coordinate system degrees minutes seconds
Location remarks 0
Coordinate precision Unknown
Continent North America
County Kittitas County
Verbatim coordinates 47°15'N, 120°17'W
Country code US
Verbatim longitude 120°17' W
Verbatim latitude 47°15' N

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