Occurrence record: VASC:3577

PreservedSpecimen of Carex gynocrates Wormskjold ex Drejer | bog sedge recorded on 1890-08-11


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 3577
Occurrence ID UWO:VASC:3577
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Collector Macoun, J. John
Supplied as "John Macoun"
Record number 5
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 1890-08-11
Supplied as year:1890  month:08  day:11 
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 11 August 1890


Scientific name Carex gynocrates Wormskjold ex Drejer
Taxon rank species
Common name bog sedge
Supplied common name "carex à côtes | northern bog sedge | bog sedge | ridged sedge | yellow bog sedge"
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Class Liliopsida
Supplied as "Equisetopsida"
Order Poales
Family Cyperaceae
Genus Carex
Species Carex gynocrates
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Accepted name usage ID https://data.canadensys.net/vascan/taxon/4893
Accepted name usage Carex gynocrates Wormskjold ex Drejer
Taxonomic status accepted
Scientific name authorship Wormskjold ex Drejer
Nomenclatural code ICBN


Country Canada
State / Province British Columbia
Locality Summit of Rocky Mts.
Minimum elevation in meters 1524
Maximum elevation in meters 1524
Location remarks 0
Continent North America
Country code CA
Verbatim elevation Altitude 5,000 ft.

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Type PhysicalObject

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