Occurrence record: CAN:CAN 10020827

PreservedSpecimen of Carex bigelowii subsp. bigelowii | Bigelow's sedge recorded on 1999-08-13


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 10020827
Occurrence ID 9effc56f-7fe3-fe34-b487-d0d03111b9d8
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations dry
Identified by Boles, Reuben
Identified date 2000
Collector Gillespie, L. Lynn|Consaul, L. Laurie|Soreng, R.J.
Supplied as "Gillespie, Lynn; Consaul, Laurie L.; Soreng, R.J."
Record number 6745
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 Carex bigelowii subsp. bigelowii (CAN 10020827)
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 2000


Collecting date 1999-08-13
Verbatim event date 1999-08-13


Higher classification Plantae; Magnoliophyta; Liliopsida; Commelinidae; Cyperales; Cyperaceae; Carex; Carex bigelowii
Scientific name Carex bigelowii subsp. bigelowii
Taxon rank subspecies
Common name Bigelow's sedge
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Carex
Species Carex bigelowii
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Torr. ex Schwein.


Country Canada
State / Province Nunavut (Terr.)
Locality Baffin Island: Lower Savage Islands, V-shaped lake 1.5 km S of Savage Harbour. Wet N-facing ledge above SE end of E arm of lake.
Latitude 61.819167
Longitude -65.710278
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Location remarks Granitic rock with abundant lichens.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CAN 585179
County Baffin I.
Verbatim elevation 150.0
Supplied as 70 m - 150 m
Verbatim longitude 65° 42' 37" W
Verbatim latitude 61° 49' 9" N

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