R. E. Andrus

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • The complete conversion and digitization of the Field Museum's Bryophyte collection: Working towards a networking hub of bryophyte specimen and taxonomic data (Supported by NSF DBI-1057418)
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] The Field Museum
    Description: The complete conversion and digitization of the Field Museum's Bryophyte collection: Working towards a networking hub of bryophyte specimen and taxonomic data (Supported by NSF DBI-1057418)
Current Determination: Sphagnum fimbriatum Wilson
Family: Sphagnaceae
Location: Canada: Nova Scotia
Locality: 0.25 mi South of Bridgewater exit 14 on highway 103
Coordinates: 44.3333 -64.5167
Elevation: 61
Habitat/Microhabitat: At edge of pond in flooded poor fen vegetation, there forming low hummock

Collector(s): R. E. Andrus
Collection Date: 2 August 1985
Catalog Subset: Bryophytes
EMu IRN: 2368661
OccurenceID: e22b5fcc-c808-4a76-9103-81ff9df32b7b

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