Occurrence record: NFLD:NFLD008177

PreservedSpecimen of Letharia vulpina (L.) Hue | Wolf lichen recorded on 2016-05-31


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Institution code Supplied institution code "Memorial University of Newfoundland"
Catalog number NFLD008177
Occurrence ID 439af591-5b66-44f7-9285-ecdaa76f6499
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Identified by R.T. McMullin
Collector Mcmullin, R.T.
Supplied as "R.T. McMullin; R. Cameron, C. Lewis"
Record number 17050
License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/
Collection ID 7c349005-6228-4153-8ddb-170e6e006efe
Owner institution code Memorial University of Newfoundland
Dataset name Agnes Marion Ayre Herbarium (NFLD)
Accessrights http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/
Occurrence remarks Lichens of Canada Exsiccati, Fascicle I, 30/32. National Herbarium of Canada (CANL), Canadian Museum of Nature
Occurrence status present
Institution ID https://www.gbif.org/grscicoll/institution/1ad6c36c-8b72-40d7-934f-97c80c9da31f
Collection code NFLD
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 2016-05-31
Supplied as year:2016  month:05  day:31 
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 31-May-16
Start day of year 152


Higher classification Fungi|Ascomycota|Lecanoromycetes|Lecanorales|Parmeliaceae|Letharia
Scientific name Letharia vulpina (L.) Hue
Taxon rank species
Common name Wolf lichen
Kingdom Fungi
Phylum Ascomycota
Class Lecanoromycetes
Order Lecanorales
Family Parmeliaceae
Genus Letharia
Species Letharia vulpina
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Accepted name usage Letharia vulpina (L.) Hue
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship (L.) Hue


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality British Columbia, Capital Regional District, Municipalities of Greater Victoria, Salt Spring Island, Mount Maxwell Provincial Park, on Mt. Maxwell Road, ca. 1 km below the summit, at a road side pull off
Habitat Old-growth mixed-wood coniferous forest dominated by Pseudotsuga menziesii, at the forest edge; Corticolous on a Pseudotsuga menziesii trunk
Latitude 48.8109
Longitude -123.5314
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Minimum elevation in meters 482
Coordinate precision Unknown
County Capital Regional District
Verbatim coordinates 48.8109, -123.5314
Municipality Greater Victoria
Country code CA
Verbatim elevation ca. 482m

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References http://portal.neherbaria.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=2438131

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