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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMaine
County/ParishPiscataquis County
LocalityBlueberry Knoll, Mount Katahdin, T3 R9
Latitude45.90444
Longitude-68.92222
Institution CodeUconn
Collection CodeConn
Catalog NumberConn00108909
Collected By"torrey, George Safford; Torrey, J. W.;"
Date Collected1940-08-24

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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 NameArctostaphylos alpina (L.) Spreng.
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Dicotyledonae; Ericales; Ericaceae
KingdomDicotyledonae
Phylumtracheophyta
Classmagnoliopsida
OrderEricales
FamilyEricaceae
GenusArctostaphylos
Specific Epithetalpina
Specimen
Previous IdentificationsArctostaphylos alpina (L.) Spreng.
Catalog NumberCONN00108909
Reproductive Conditionsterile/vegetative
Institution CodeUConn
Collection CodeCONN
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:UConn:CONN:CONN00108909
Basis of RecordPreserved Specimen
Collection Event
Collected By"Torrey, George Safford; Torrey, J. W.;"
Collector Number3657
Date Collected1940-08-24
Verbatim Date Collected24-Aug-40
Year1940
Month8
Day24
Locality
CountryUSA
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMaine
CountyPiscataquis County
MunicipalityMount Katahdin Township
Higher GeographyUSA; Maine; Piscataquis County; Mount Katahdin Township
Continentnorth america
LocalityBlueberry Knoll, Mount Katahdin, T3 R9
HabitatAlpine fell-field
Decimal Latitude45.90444
Decimal Longitude-68.92222
Verbatim Latitude45°54' 16" N
Verbatim Longitude68°55' 20" W
Maximum Elevation in Meters975
Minimum Elevation in Meters975
Verbatim Elevation3200 FT
Location According Toseconds added from gazetteer
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters20000
Other
Modified2011-01-20T00:00-0500
dwc:datasetID103475
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