Occurrence record: UBCAlgae:A2985

PreservedSpecimen of Gloeocapsa quarternata recorded on 1900-07-10


Data resource University of British Columbia Herbarium - Algae Collection
Institution code University of British Columbia
Supplied institution code "ca.ubc"
Collection code University of British Columbia Herbarium
Catalog number A2985
Occurrence ID A85986D3-CB3B-334A-BD39-AC3DE90EF392
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations mounted
Identified by Josephine E. Tilden
Identified date 1900 Jul 10
Collector Tilden, E. Josephine
Supplied as "Josephine E. Tilden"
Record number 499
License CC0
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15106
Owner institution code University of British Columbia
Disposition in collection
Previous identifications Gloeocapsa quaternata by Josephine E. Tilden 1900
Rightsholder University of British Columbia
Dataset name University of British Columbia Herbarium (UBC) - Algae Collection
Language en
Accessrights http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/ & http://www.canadensys.net/norms
Bibliographic citation Gloeocapsa quarternata (Brébisson) Kützing (UBC A2985)
Occurrence remarks thallus forming a gray-green, mucilaginous coating: cells globose or ovate, single or associated in families of 2 or 4 (rarely 8), 3-4 mic. in diameter: families 25 mic. in diameter: sheath wide, lamellate, colorless, rotund or oblong: protoplasm pale blue-green.; Tab. Phyc. 1: 15. pl. 20. fig. 1. 1845-49.
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID http://dataset.canadensys.net/ubc-algae-specimens
Institution ID UBC Herbarium
Collection code UBCAlgae
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 1900 Jul 10


Collecting date 1900-07-10
Supplied as year:1900  month:07  day:10 
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1900 Jul 10


Scientific name Gloeocapsa quarternata
Supplied scientific name "Gloeocapsa quarternata (Brébisson) Kützing"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Bacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Order Chroococcales
Family Chroococcaceae
Genus Gloeocapsa
Species Gloeocapsa quarternata
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
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Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship (Brébisson) Kützing
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country United States
State / Province Hawaii
Locality south of laupahoehoe
Supplied as "on wet cliffs"
Country code US

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