Occurrence record: CAN:CAN 287822

PreservedSpecimen of Ranunculus hyperboreus Rottb. | arctic buttercup recorded on 1946-08-21 - 1946-08-23


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 287822
Occurrence ID 9eb1ddc0-6863-8634-b497-684ba83d58df
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations dry
Identified by Elven, Reidar
Identified date 2009
Collector Porsild, A. Erling|Breitung, A.J.
Supplied as "Porsild, A. Erling; Breitung, A.J."
Record number 16290
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 Ranunculus hyperboreus (CAN 287822)
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 2009


Collecting date [date not supplied]
Supplied date "1946-08-21 - 1946-08-23"
Date precision Not Supplied
Verbatim event date 1946-08-21 - 1946-08-23


Higher classification Plantae; Magnoliophyta; Magnoliopsida; Magnoliidae; Ranunculales; Ranunculaceae; Ranunculus
Scientific name Ranunculus hyperboreus Rottb.
Supplied scientific name "Ranunculus hyperboreus"
Taxon rank species
Common name arctic buttercup
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Ranunculales
Family Ranunculaceae
Genus Ranunculus
Species Ranunculus hyperboreus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Rottb.


Country Canada
State / Province Alberta (Prov.)
Locality Cuthead Pass between Cuthead and Wigmore Creek
Latitude 51.4
Longitude -115.683333
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Location remarks Wet boggy valley bottom
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CAN 288761
Verbatim longitude 115° 41' W
Verbatim latitude 51° 24' N

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