University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Bryophyte Collection
Catalog #: COLO-B-0054781
Secondary Catalog #: B-71907
Taxon: Sphagnum papillosum Lindb.
Family: Sphagnaceae
Determiner: D.H. Vitt (1979-06-23)
ID Remarks: Determiner assumed to be Collector; Date approximate
Collector: Dale H. Vitt   24495   
Date: 1979-06-23
Locality: Canada, British Columbia, Prince Rupert Area: Pitt Island, along south shore of Holmes Lake
Verbatim Coordinates: 54 12 N 129 46 W
Elevation: meters
Verbatim Elevation: near sea level
Habitat: In coastal rain forest and blanket bog near shore of lake and along lake edge; dominant vegetation of Chamaecyparis nootkatensis, Blechnum spicant, Cornus unalaschkensis, Gaultheria shallon, Linnaea borealis and Tsuga mertensiana; Sphagnum papillosum, S. tenellum and Siphula ceratites dominant in bogs, with abundant epiphytes on both conifers and antiosperms
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Record Id: 02781e8d-f636-4d11-a8e5-4c51672456de
Occurrence ID (GUID): c594bda7-9a1d-4122-944c-278e9fb4b06f
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