Occurrence record: UBCVascular:V247233

PreservedSpecimen of Juncus mertensianus Bong. | Merten's rush recorded on 2008-07-22


Data resource University of British Columbia Herbarium - Vascular Plant Collection
Institution code University of British Columbia
Supplied institution code "ca.ubc"
Collection code University of British Columbia Herbarium
Catalog number V247233
Occurrence ID C27C476E-8054-3743-BDF9-B580FEE2700D
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations mounted
Identified by Alan R. Batten
Identified date 2009
Collector Talbot, S.S.|Schofield, W.B.
Supplied as "S.S. Talbot, W.B. Schofield"
Record number ADA118-08
License CC0
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15106
Owner institution code University of British Columbia
Disposition in collection
Previous identifications Juncus; Juncus mertensianus Det. Alan R. Batten 2009
Rightsholder University of British Columbia
Dataset name University of British Columbia Herbarium (UBC) - Vascular Plant Collection
Language en
Accessrights http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/ & http://www.canadensys.net/norms
Bibliographic citation Juncus mertensianus Bong. (UBC V247233)
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID http://dataset.canadensys.net/ubc-vascular-specimens
Institution ID UBC Herbarium
Collection code UBCVascular
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2009


Collecting date 2008-07-22
Supplied as year:2008  month:07  day:22 
Verbatim event date 2008 Jul 22


Scientific name Juncus mertensianus Bong.
Taxon rank species
Common name Merten's rush
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Order Poales
Family Juncaceae
Genus Juncus
Species Juncus mertensianus
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Bong.
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country United States
State / Province Alaska
Locality East of Lake De Marie, Adak Island, Aleutian Islands
Habitat Plantago macrocarpa-Carex pluriflora-Sphagnum mire
Latitude 51.83448
Longitude -176.66466
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "Unknown"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 1.0
Georeference sources Verbatim from Collector/Sheet
Georeferenced by David Rowswell
Verbatim SRS Unknown
Georeferenced date 2018
Country code US
Verbatim elevation 113.0
Supplied as 113 m
Verbatim longitude 176.66466° W
Verbatim latitude 51.83448° N

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