University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Bryophyte Collection
Catalog #: COLO-B-0054434
Taxon: Sphagnum majus (Russow) C.E.O. Jensen
Family: Sphagnaceae
Collector: Dale H. Vitt   31650   
Date: 1984-08-08
Verbatim Date:August 8, 1984
Locality: Canada, Alberta, MARIANA LAKES: Township 80, 100 km south of Fort McMurray, off highway #63
55.9  -112.066667
Verbatim Coordinates: 55° 54'N, 112° 04'W
Habitat: Area of mesic fen. pH 4.83, conductivity 62 uS. In open water track lawns with sparse Larix laricina, Picea mariana cover. Hummocks covered with Andromeda polifolia Carex chordorrhiza, Carex aquatilis and Carex limosa. Lawns with Sphagnum angustifolium, S. magellanicum, S. subsecundum, S. fallax, S. majus, S. jensinii, Drepanocladus vernicosus, D. lapponicus and D. uncinatus
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Record Id: f97f799d-b9bc-41c1-bc81-985a56a978e4
Occurrence ID (GUID): ddd9df3c-897d-4bad-8ece-686f67ecbeb1
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