Occurrence record: ALTA-VP:142335

PreservedSpecimen of Carex vulpinoidea Michx. | american fox-sedge recorded on 2001-08-20


Data resource University of Alberta Vascular Plant Herbarium
Institution code University of Alberta Museums
Supplied institution code "University of Alberta Museums"
Collection code University of Alberta Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog number 142335
Occurrence ID urn:catalog:ALTA-VP:142335
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations dried and pressed
Collector Cotterill, J. Patsy|Vujnovic, K. Ksenija
Supplied as "Cotterill, Patsy J. | Vujnovic, Ksenija"
Record number s.n.
Individual count 1
License CC0
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:35062
Rightsholder University of Alberta Museums
Dataset name University of Alberta Vascular Plant Herbarium (ALTA-VP)
Associated taxa Care sti, Care ath, Scir mic, Gly gra, Achi sib, Rume tri, Poa pal
Bibliographic citation Carex vulpinoidea Michx.(ALTA-VP 142335)
Occurrence remarks ca. 20 plants, in fruit
Occurrence status present
Collection code ALTA-VP
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 2001-08-20
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 2001-08-20


Higher classification Plantae | Flowering Plants | Monocots | Poales | Cyperaceae | Carex L.
Scientific name Carex vulpinoidea Michx.
Taxon rank species
Common name american fox-sedge
Supplied common name "fox sedge"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Supplied as "Flowering Plants"
Class Liliopsida
Supplied as "Monocots"
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Carex
Supplied as "Carex L."
Species Carex vulpinoidea
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Infraspecific epithet Carex vulpinoidea Michx.
Parent name usage Carex L.
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Higher geography North America | Canada | Alberta
Country Canada
State / Province Alberta
Habitat shore; creek
Latitude 54.946634
Longitude -112.859493
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "NAD27"
Verbatim locality La Biche River Wildland Prov. Park (formerly Pine Sands Natural Area); ca. 3 km SW of Poachers's Landing Rec. Area & 1.75 km due S of creek feeding Athabasca River; Map 83I/15; NAD27 12U 380896 E 6090220 N; ca. 549 m elev. [site 20-2c of report] Shore of creek where braided by beaver dam; with Care sti, Care ath, Scir mic, Gly gra, Achi sib, Rume tri, Poa pal.
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 30.0
Georeference sources Montana State University Coordinate Converter
Georeferenced by Fabijan, Dorothy M.
Verbatim SRS NAD27
Georeferenced date 2020-10-21
Continent North America
County La Biche River Wildland Provincial Park
Location according to Alberta's Provincial Parks & Protected Areas
Georeference remarks UTM converted to lat-long in GIS
Verbatim coordinates NAD27 12U 380896 E 6090220 N
Verbatim elevation ca. 549 m

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References https://search.museums.ualberta.ca/12-199195

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