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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryColombia
State/ProvinceNorte De Santander
LocalityMunicipio De Chinácota. Vereda Iscala. Alto De Mejué.
Latitude7.47433333
Longitude-72.54606667
Institution CodeCas
Collection CodeBot-bc
Catalog Number289947
Collected ByAlmeda, Frank; Alvear, Marcela; Sanchez, Luis Roberto; García, José David; Alvear, Diego
Date Collected2012-02-26

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http://www.calacademy.org/scientists/botany-collections

The electronic catalog of the botanical collection at the California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.

Contacts

Name Deb Trock
RoleSenior Collections Manager, Botany
Emaildtrock@calacademy.org
Name Jon Fong
RoleCuratorial Assistant/Programmer
Emailjfong@calacademy.org
Name Deb Trock
RoleSenior Collections Manager, Botany
Emaildtrock@calacademy.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMeriania brachycera
Higher ClassficationPlantae; Magnoliophyta; Magnoliopsida; Myrtales; Melastomataceae
KingdomPlantae
PhylumMagnoliophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderMyrtales
FamilyMelastomataceae
GenusMeriania
Specific Epithetbrachycera
Nomenclatural CodeICBN
Specimen
Catalog Number289947
Other Catalog Numbersurn:catalog:CAS:BOT:1127903 | CAS 1127903
Institution CodeCAS
Collection CodeBOT-BC
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:CAS:BOT-BC:289947
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByAlmeda, Frank; Alvear, Marcela; Sanchez, Luis Roberto; García, José David; Alvear, Diego
Collector Number10547
Date Collected2012-02-26
Verbatim Date Collected02/26/2012
Year2012
Month2
Day26
Start Day of Year57
Collection RemarksSmall tree 3 m tall. Flowers 6-merous. Petals spreading, at first red then turning purple with age. Filaments and anthers lilac; appendage white. Style lilac. One plant seen.
Locality
CountryColombia
State / ProvinceNorte de Santander
Higher GeographySouth America; Colombia; Norte de Santander
ContinentSouth America
LocalityMunicipio de Chinácota. Vereda Iscala. Alto de Mejué.
HabitatAndean cloud forest.
Decimal Latitude7.4743333300
Decimal Longitude-72.5460666700
Verbatim Latitude7° 28.460' N
Verbatim Longitude72° 32.764' W
Minimum Elevation in Meters2600
Verbatim Elevation2600 m
Geodetic DatumWGS84
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-07-25 09:21:57.0
IDurn:catalog:CAS:BOT-BC:289947
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