Occurrence record: VASC:3689

PreservedSpecimen of Carex echinata subsp. echinata | bristle-fruited sedge recorded on 1949-08-01


Data resource The Dr. Laurie L. Consaul Herbarium
Institution code University of Western Ontario
Supplied institution code "UWO"
Collection code The Dr. Laurie L. Consaul Herbarium
Catalog number 3689
Occurrence ID UWO:VASC:3689
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Cook, F.S.
Supplied as "F.S. Cook"
Reproductive condition fruiting
License CC-BY
Supplied as https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
Collection ID http://grscicoll.org/institution/university-western-ontario
Owner institution code University of Western Ontario
Disposition in collection
Previous identifications Carex angustior
Rightsholder University of Western Ontario
Dataset name Dr. Laurie L. Consaul Herbarium
Language en
Establishment means native
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID doi:10.5886/pqffyi
Institution ID http://grscicoll.org/institution/university-western-ontario
Collection code VASC
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1949-08-01
Supplied as year:1949  month:08  day:01 
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1 August 1949


Scientific name Carex echinata subsp. echinata
Supplied scientific name "Carex echinata Murray subsp. echinata"
Taxon rank subspecies
Common name bristle-fruited sedge
Supplied common name "carex étoilé | star sedge | bristle-fruited sedge | large-fruited star sedge | little prickly sedge | prickly sedge | spiny star sedge | stellate sedge"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Supplied as "Equisetopsida"
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Carex
Species Carex echinata
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Canonical name match
The supplied name was parsed into canonical form before a match was found.
Name parse type sciname
Accepted name usage ID https://data.canadensys.net/vascan/taxon/4852
Infraspecific epithet echinata
Accepted name usage Carex echinata Murray subsp. echinata
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship Murray
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country Canada
State / Province Ontario
Locality Highway 60, Mile 19, Algonquin Park.
Supplied as "Moist sandy soil, ditch."
Location remarks 0
Continent North America
Country code CA

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