Occurrence record: VASC:3669

PreservedSpecimen of Carex brunnescens Boeckeler | brownish sedge | carex brunâtre | brown sedge recorded on 1893-06-01


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 3669
Occurrence ID UWO:VASC:3669
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Macoun, J. John
Supplied as "John Macoun"
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
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 1893-06-01
Supplied date "1893-06"
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date June 1893


Scientific name Carex brunnescens Boeckeler
Supplied scientific name "Carex brunnescens (Persoon) Poiret"
Taxon rank species
Common name brownish sedge | carex brunâtre | brown sedge
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Supplied as "Equisetopsida"
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Carex
Species Carex brunnescens
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 wellformed
Accepted name usage ID https://data.canadensys.net/vascan/taxon/4791
Accepted name usage Carex brunnescens (Persoon) Poiret
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship (Persoon) Poiret
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Vancouver Island.
Supplied as "Damp ground."
Location remarks 0
Continent North America
Country code CA

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Type PhysicalObject

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