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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceConnecticut
County/ParishMiddlesex County
LocalityMenunketesuck River, Westbrook. West Of Murdock Hill And South Of Old Clinton Road.
Latitude41.2875
Longitude-72.49222
Institution CodeUconn
Collection CodeConn
Catalog NumberConn00060396
Collected ByG.s. Torrey
Date Collected1953-08-09

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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 NameArgentina egedii (Wormsk.) Rydb. ssp. groenlandica (Tratt.) A.Löve
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Dicotyledonae; Rosales; Rosaceae
KingdomDicotyledonae
Phylumtracheophyta
Classmagnoliopsida
OrderRosales
FamilyRosaceae
GenusArgentina
Specific Epithetegedii
Infraspecific Epithetegedei
Specimen
Previous IdentificationsPotentilla egedii Wormsk. var. groenlandica (Tratt.) Polunin
Catalog NumberCONN00060396
Reproductive Conditionsterile/vegetative
Institution CodeUConn
Collection CodeCONN
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:UConn:CONN:CONN00060396
Basis of RecordPreserved Specimen
Collection Event
Collected ByG.S. Torrey
Collector Number5131
Date Collected1953-08-09
Verbatim Date Collected9 Aug 1953
Year1953
Month8
Day9
Collection RemarksA few plants along ditch in marsh.
Locality
CountryUSA
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceConnecticut
CountyMiddlesex County
MunicipalityWestbrook
Higher GeographyUSA; Connecticut; Middlesex County; Westbrook
Continentnorth america
LocalityMenunketesuck River, Westbrook. West of Murdock Hill and south of Old Clinton Road.
HabitatMarshes of river.
Decimal Latitude41.2875
Decimal Longitude-72.49222
Verbatim Latitude41°17' 15" N
Verbatim Longitude72°29' 32" W
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters20000
Other
Modified2006-08-28T00:00-0500
dwc:datasetID57899
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