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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMassachusetts
County/ParishWorcester County
LocalitySutton. Near Douglas Boundary, Route 146
Latitude42.15
Longitude-71.76277
Institution CodeUconn
Collection CodeConn
Catalog NumberConn00175360
Collected ByBurton N. Gates
Date Collected1952-05-17

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The George Safford Torrey Herbarium (CONN) at the University of Connecticut supports botanical research in all disciplines, including systematics, taxonomy, biodiversity, ecology, ethnobotany, palaeobotany, evolution and education. With a total of slightly more than 200,000 specimens, the collection has representative species from around the world but is particularly strong in species of northeastern North America.

Contacts

Name Robert Capers
RolePlant collections manager
Emailrobert.capers@uconn.edu
Name Robert Capers
RolePlant collections manager
Emailrobert.capers@uconn.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific Name"Picea mariana (Mill.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb."
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Gymnospermae; Gymnospermae; ; Pinaceae
KingdomGymnospermae
Phylumtracheophyta
Classpinopsida
Orderpinales
FamilyPinaceae
GenusPicea
Specific Epithetmariana
Vernacular NameBlack Spruce; épinette noire
Specimen
Previous Identifications"Picea mariana (Mill.) Britton, Sterns & Poggenb."
Catalog NumberCONN00175360
Reproductive Conditionfruiting
Institution CodeUConn
Collection CodeCONN
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:UConn:CONN:CONN00175360
Basis of RecordPreserved Specimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBurton N. Gates
Collector Number27134
Date Collected1952-05-17
Verbatim Date Collected17-May-52
Year1952
Month5
Day17
Collection RemarksLeaves glaucous. Bog is typical of the northern part of the county.
Locality
CountryUSA
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMassachusetts
CountyWorcester County
MunicipalitySutton
Higher GeographyUSA; Massachusetts; Worcester County; Sutton
Continentnorth america
LocalitySutton. Near Douglas boundary, Route 146
HabitatSphagnous bog with many small trees (all ages)
Decimal Latitude42.15
Decimal Longitude-71.76277
Verbatim Latitude42°09' 00 N
Verbatim Longitude71°45' 46" W
Maximum Elevation in Meters295
Minimum Elevation in Meters295
Verbatim Elevation969 FT
Location According Toseconds added from gazetteer
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5000
Other
Modified2012-10-25T00:00-0500
dwc:georeferenceSourcesno date. USGS Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). U. S. Geological Survey.
dwc:datasetID162556
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