Occurrence record: CANA:CANA 127092

PreservedSpecimen of Nostoc commune Vaucher Ex Bornet & Flahault recorded on 2014-07-04


Data resource Canadian Museum of Nature Herbarium
Institution code Canadian Museum of Nature
Supplied institution code "CMN"
Collection code Canadian Museum of Nature Herbarium
Catalog number CANA 127092
Occurrence ID 8bbad7f4-e9b4-9b44-36a8-42993a5db4b0
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Preparations dry
Identified by Sokoloff, Paul C.
Identified date 2015
Collector Saarela, M. Jeffery|Sokoloff, C. Paul|Bull, D. Roger
Supplied as "Saarela, Jeffery M.; Sokoloff, Paul C.; Bull, Roger D."
Record number 3356
Individual count 1
License CC-BY
Supplied as http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode
Collection ID http://grbio.org/cool/4w1m-4a6d
Rightsholder Canadian Museum of Nature
Dataset name Alga
Language eng
Bibliographic citation Nostoc commune (CANA 127092)
Occurrence status present
Dataset ID https://doi.org/10.15468/88qq3e
Institution ID http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:34935
Collection code CANA
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided
Date identified 2015


Collecting date 2014-07-04
Verbatim event date 2014-07-04


Higher classification Plantae; Cyanophycota; Cyanophyceae; Nostocales; Nostocaceae; Nostoc
Scientific name Nostoc commune Vaucher Ex Bornet & Flahault
Supplied scientific name "Nostoc commune"
Taxon rank species
Kingdom Bacteria
Phylum Cyanobacteria
Class Cyanophyceae
Order Nostocales
Family Nostocaceae
Genus Nostoc
Species Nostoc commune
Taxonomic issue No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type wellformed
Scientific name authorship Vaucher ex Bornet & Flahault


Country Canada
State / Province Nunavut (Terr.)
Locality E side of Fockler Creek, in valley just above creek's confluence with the Coppermine River, ca. 1.4 km SSW of Sandstone Rapids
Latitude 67.437361
Longitude -115.643
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Location remarks Dry hummocky mesic tundra, dominated by frost boils. Associates: Rhododendron lapponicum, Betula glandulosa, Salix spp., Hedysarum alpinum, Pinguicula vulgaris, Lupinus arcticus, Picea glauca, Vaccinium uliginosum
Coordinate precision Unknown
Location ID CANA 127092
Verbatim elevation 146.0
Supplied as 146

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