University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Bryophyte Collection
Catalog #: COLO-B-0053520
Secondary Catalog #: B-87416
Taxon: Sphagnum fallax H. Klinggr.
Family: Sphagnaceae
Determiner: D.H. Vitt (1984-07-02)
ID Remarks: Determiner assumed to be Collector; Date approximate
Collector: Dale H Vitt   31476   
Date: 1984-07-02
Locality: Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador, South end of Avalon Peninsula. St. Shotts, 2.0 km west of juction of St. Shotts Road on Hwy. 10
46.7  -53.5
Verbatim Coordinates: 46 42 0.00 N 53 30 0.00 W
Habitat: Extensive blanket bog on shallow peat, with peat erosion channels and small streams eroded to acidic glacial till; Dominant plants include Sphagnum imbricatum, S. flavocomans, S. rubellum, Rhacomitrium lanuginosum, Carex exilis, C. oligosperma, Juniperus communis, Empetrum nigrum, Vaccinium vitis-idaea, Cladonia boryi, Cetraria nivalis, and Cladonia uncialis. Fontinal
Occurrence Remarks: Herbarium -The University of Alberta
Specimen Images
Record Id: 3e02f723-0a70-421c-9bc2-65377a42159d
Occurrence ID (GUID): abc77a0b-5629-4692-8c5a-ed3e980c8fcc
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