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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceAlberta
County/ParishWaterton Lakes National Park
LocalityTrail To Bertha Lake
Latitude49.02333
Longitude-113.94722
Institution CodeUconn
Collection CodeConn
Catalog NumberConn00112495
Collected ByAugust J. Breitung
Date Collected1953-08-13

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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 NameVaccinium myrtillus L.
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Dicotyledonae; Ericales; Ericaceae
KingdomDicotyledonae
Phylumtracheophyta
Classmagnoliopsida
OrderEricales
FamilyEricaceae
GenusVaccinium
Specific Epithetmyrtillus
Vernacular Namebilberry; whortleberry; whinberry; blaeberry
Specimen
Previous IdentificationsVaccinium myrtillus L.
Catalog NumberCONN00112495
Reproductive Conditionfruiting
Institution CodeUConn
Collection CodeCONN
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:UConn:CONN:CONN00112495
Basis of RecordPreserved Specimen
Collection Event
Collected ByAugust J. Breitung
Collector Number17503
Date Collected1953-08-13
Verbatim Date Collected13-Aug-53
Year1953
Month8
Day13
Collection Remarksshrub 1 foot high, fruit black
Locality
CountryCanada
Country CodeCA
State / ProvinceAlberta
CountyWaterton Lakes National Park
Higher GeographyCanada; Alberta; Waterton Lakes National Park;
Continentnorth america
Localitytrail to Bertha Lake
Habitatlodgepole pine woods
Decimal Latitude49.02333
Decimal Longitude-113.94722
Verbatim Latitude49°01' 24" N
Verbatim Longitude113°56' 50" W
Maximum Elevation in Meters1,371
Minimum Elevation in Meters1,371
Verbatim Elevation4500 FT
Location According Tolat/long added from gazetteer
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters5000
Other
Modified2011-04-01T00:00-0500
dwc:datasetID108256
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