Occurrence record: UBCVascular:V94809

PreservedSpecimen of Corallorhiza mertensiana Bong. | Mertens' coralroot recorded on 1962-06-22


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 V94809
Occurrence ID C27C579E-9260-6244-8C0E-264D75F635A7
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations mounted
Identified by John W. Eastham 1962
Collector Taylor, M.C. Thomas|Szczawinski, F. Adam
Supplied as "Thomas M.C. Taylor, Adam F. Szczawinski"
Record number 539
License CC0
Collection ID urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15106
Owner institution code University of British Columbia
Disposition in collection
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 Corallorhiza mertensiana Bong. (UBC V94809)
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID http://dataset.canadensys.net/ubc-vascular-specimens
Institution ID UBC Herbarium
Collection code UBCVascular
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided


Collecting date 1962-06-22
Supplied as year:1962  month:06  day:22 
Verbatim event date 1962 Jun 22


Scientific name Corallorhiza mertensiana Bong.
Taxon rank species
Common name Mertens' coralroot
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Order Asparagales
Family Orchidaceae
Genus Corallorhiza
Species Corallorhiza mertensiana
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 Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Kootenay Land District, East of North end of Upper Arrow Lake, Trout Lake
Habitat Dry, coniferous woods
Latitude 50.6
Longitude -117.5
Geodetic datum
Supplied datum: "Unknown"
Coordinate precision Unknown
Coordinate uncertainty in meters 7156.0
Georeference sources Verbatim from Collector/Sheet
Georeferenced by David Rowswell
Verbatim SRS Unknown
Georeferenced date 2018
Country code CA
Verbatim elevation 600.0
Supplied as 600 m
Verbatim longitude 117° 27' W
Verbatim latitude 50° 35' N

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