University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Bryophyte Collection
Catalog #: COLO-B-0053923
Secondary Catalog #: B-81758
Taxon: Sphagnum fuscum (Schimp.) H. Klinggr.
Family: Sphagnaceae
Determiner: D. H. Vitt (1982)
Collector: Dale H. Vitt; N. Malmer, D. G. Horton, N. Salazar   30076   
Date: 1982-05-23
Locality: Canada, Alberta, About 23 miles west of Fort McMurray: Northwest of Athabasca River, large patterned fen on top of Thickwood Hills
56.75  -111.966667
Verbatim Coordinates: 56° 45' N 111° 58' W
Elevation: 515 meters (1689ft)
Habitat: Intermediate rich fen, ombrotrophic bog areas present; With Carex limosa, C. lasiocarpa, C. chordorrhiza, Drepanocladus sendtneri, D. vernicosus, D. lapponicus, Tomenthypnum nitens, and Chamaedaphne. Some areas and strings having abundant Sphagnum teres, and S. subsecundum.
Occurrence Remarks: Herbarium - The University of Alberta
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Record Id: 5099cbc2-3ea9-476a-87cc-a87a6fabca2f
Occurrence ID (GUID): 379a6c29-f3fa-45ad-a275-087eb04abf8b
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