University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Bryophyte Collection
Catalog #: COLO-B-0054907
Secondary Catalog #: B-81722
Taxon: Sphagnum riparium ngström
Family: Sphagnaceae
Determiner: D.G. Horton (1982-05-23)
ID Remarks: Determiner assumed to be Collector; Date approximate
Collector: Diana G Horton; D.H Vitt, N. Malmer, N. Salazar   30111   
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 Hill
56.75  -111.967
Elevation: 515 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 1690ft
Habitat: Intermediate rich fen with Carex limosa. C. lasiocarpa, C. chordorrhiza, Drepanocladus sendtner, D. vernicosus, D. lapponicus, Tomenthypnum nitens and Chamaedaphne. Some area strings having abundant Sphagnum teres, and S. subsecundum. Ombrotrophic bog area present
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Record Id: 88f476ad-8495-4c44-b869-7ac53cba1924
Occurrence ID (GUID): 2b142d22-c9a2-4ff4-b0b2-38420be188e8
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