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Label Query: Genus = "Trichophorum", Species = "cespitosum"
Cyperaceae
1. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
U.S.A., Washington, Snohomish County:
At Lake Kelcema trailhead.
Elev. 3000 ft. T30N R9E S1. Datum: NAD 27. Coordinate uncertainty: 805 meters. Georeferenced by Ben Legler. Coordinate Source: TRS2LL.
Small bog. With Sphagnum, Caltha biflora, Eriophorum polystachion, Tofieldia glutinosa, Trientalis arctica, Leptarrhena pyrolifolia. Phenology: Fertile. Origin: Native.
WTU 317310
Mildred Arnot 154    28 Jun 1989
1. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
Database ID
21694 
Herbarium
WTU 
Collection
Vascular Plants 
Dataset
 
Accession
317310 
Barcode
 
Other Numbers
 
Family
Cyperaceae 
Name on Specimen
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm. 
Accepted Name
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Annotation History
2. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
    Annotated by S. Galen Smith, 2001.  
Type Notes
 
Collector
Mildred Arnot 
Collection #
154 
Other Collectors
 
Date Collected
28 Jun 1989 
Verbatim Date
 
Country
U.S.A. 
State or Province
Washington 
County
Snohomish 
Locality
At Lake Kelcema trailhead. 
Elevation
3000 ft. 
Coordinates
T30N R9E S1 
Site Description
Small bog. With Sphagnum, Caltha biflora, Eriophorum polystachion, Tofieldia glutinosa, Trientalis arctica, Leptarrhena pyrolifolia. 
Specimen Notes
 
Phenology
Fertile 
Origin
Native 
Cultivated?
No 
Imaged?
No 

Cyperaceae
2. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
U.S.A., Washington, Snohomish County:
At Lake Kelcema trailhead.
Elev. 3115 ft. T30N R9E S1. Datum: NAD 27. Coordinate uncertainty: 805 meters. Georeferenced by Ben Legler. Coordinate Source: TRS2LL.
In small Sphagnum bog. With Caltha biflora, Trientalis arctica, Eriophorum polystachion, Tofieldia glutinosa, Leptarrhena pyrolifolia. Phenology: Fertile. Origin: Native.
WTU 318192
Mildred Arnot 154    28 Jun 1989
2. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
Database ID
21703 
Herbarium
WTU 
Collection
Vascular Plants 
Dataset
 
Accession
318192 
Barcode
 
Other Numbers
 
Family
Cyperaceae 
Name on Specimen
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm. 
Accepted Name
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Annotation History
2. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
    Annotated by S. Galen Smith, 2001.  
Type Notes
 
Collector
Mildred Arnot 
Collection #
154 
Other Collectors
 
Date Collected
28 Jun 1989 
Verbatim Date
 
Country
U.S.A. 
State or Province
Washington 
County
Snohomish 
Locality
At Lake Kelcema trailhead. 
Elevation
3115 ft. 
Coordinates
T30N R9E S1 
Site Description
In small Sphagnum bog. With Caltha biflora, Trientalis arctica, Eriophorum polystachion, Tofieldia glutinosa, Leptarrhena pyrolifolia. 
Specimen Notes
 
Phenology
Fertile 
Origin
Native 
Cultivated?
No 
Imaged?
No 

Cyperaceae
3. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
U.S.A., Alaska, Juneau County:
Southeastern Alaska; Douglas Island; Lower Mount Jumbo.
58.243913°, -134.407276°. Datum: WGS 84. Coordinate uncertainty: 3500 meters. Georeferenced by Joseph Stormer. Coordinate Source: Digital Map.
In muskeg. C06. Phenology: Flowers.
WTU 325662
Phyllis Woolwine VP64    4 Jul 1991
3. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
Database ID
48754 
Herbarium
WTU 
Collection
Vascular Plants 
Dataset
 
Accession
325662 
Barcode
 
Other Numbers
 
Family
Cyperaceae 
Name on Specimen
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm. 
Accepted Name
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Annotation History
1. Eleocharis quinqueflora (F.X. Hartm.n) Schwarz.
    Annotated by Mildred Arnot.
2. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
    Annotated by S. Galen Smith, 2001. Remarks: Flora of North America Project. 
Type Notes
 
Collector
Phyllis Woolwine 
Collection #
VP64 
Other Collectors
 
Date Collected
4 Jul 1991 
Verbatim Date
 
Country
U.S.A. 
State or Province
Alaska 
County
Juneau 
Locality
Southeastern Alaska; Douglas Island; Lower Mount Jumbo. 
Elevation
 
Coordinates
58.243913°, -134.407276° 
Site Description
In muskeg. C06. 
Specimen Notes
 
Phenology
Flowers 
Origin
 
Cultivated?
No 
Imaged?
No 

Cyperaceae
4. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
U.S.A., Alaska, Denali County:
North of "Big Timber."
Near margin of marl pond, gravel flats. Phenology: Flowers.
WTU 75111
Aven Nelson 3959    23 Jul 1939
with Ruth A. Nelson
4. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
Database ID
48757 
Herbarium
WTU 
Collection
Vascular Plants 
Dataset
 
Accession
75111 
Barcode
 
Other Numbers
 
Family
Cyperaceae 
Name on Specimen
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm. 
Accepted Name
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Annotation History
1. Eleocharis pauciflora (Lightf.) Link.
2. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
    Annotated by S. Galen Smith, 2001. Remarks: Flora of North America Project. 
Type Notes
 
Collector
Aven Nelson 
Collection #
3959 
Other Collectors
Ruth A. Nelson 
Date Collected
23 Jul 1939 
Verbatim Date
 
Country
U.S.A. 
State or Province
Alaska 
County
Denali 
Locality
North of "Big Timber." 
Elevation
 
Coordinates
 
Site Description
Near margin of marl pond, gravel flats. 
Specimen Notes
 
Phenology
Flowers 
Origin
 
Cultivated?
No 
Imaged?
No 

Cyperaceae
5. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
U.S.A., Alaska, Sitka County:
Baranof Island, between Sitka and Gavin Hill just north of the City Dump.
T55S R63E S35.
Growing in the muskeg. Phenology: Flowers & Fruits.
WTU 274492
Mary Clay Muller 674    4 Jul 1975
5. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
Database ID
48767 
Herbarium
WTU 
Collection
Vascular Plants 
Dataset
 
Accession
274492 
Barcode
 
Other Numbers
 
Family
Cyperaceae 
Name on Specimen
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm. 
Accepted Name
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Annotation History
1. Eleocharis pauciflora (Lightf.) Link.
2. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
    Annotated by S. Galen Smith, 2001. Remarks: Flora of North America Project. 
Type Notes
 
Collector
Mary Clay Muller 
Collection #
674 
Other Collectors
 
Date Collected
4 Jul 1975 
Verbatim Date
 
Country
U.S.A. 
State or Province
Alaska 
County
Sitka 
Locality
Baranof Island, between Sitka and Gavin Hill just north of the City Dump. 
Elevation
 
Coordinates
T55S R63E S35 
Site Description
Growing in the muskeg. 
Specimen Notes
 
Phenology
Flowers & Fruits 
Origin
 
Cultivated?
No 
Imaged?
No 

Cyperaceae
6. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur
U.S.A., Washington, Pierce County:
Mount Rainier National Forest. Middle Mountain Meadow, 1.35 air miles northwest of Mowich Lake Campground.
Elev. 4060 ft. 46° 56' 40" N, 121° 53' 7" W; UTM Zone 10, 584834.846E, 5199593.497N. Datum: WGS 84. Coordinate uncertainty: 30 meters. Georeferenced by WTU Staff. UTM calculated from Lat-Lon.
Wet acidic meadow dominated by Carex species, with Platanthera, Viola, Pedicularis, Tofieldia, bordered by deciduous shrubs and subalpine conifer forest. Stems in large tussocks in saturated mud, common. Phenology: Fruits. Origin: Native.
WTU 366582
Ben Legler 3611    9 Aug 2006
6. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur
Database ID
152077 
Herbarium
WTU 
Collection
Vascular Plants 
Dataset
 
Accession
366582 
Barcode
 
Other Numbers
 
Family
Cyperaceae 
Name on Specimen
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Accepted Name
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Annotation History
1. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur.
    Annotated by Ben Legler, 3 2006. Sources: FNA vol. 23.  
Type Notes
 
Collector
Ben Legler 
Collection #
3611 
Other Collectors
 
Date Collected
9 Aug 2006 
Verbatim Date
 
Country
U.S.A. 
State or Province
Washington 
County
Pierce 
Locality
Mount Rainier National Forest. Middle Mountain Meadow, 1.35 air miles northwest of Mowich Lake Campground. 
Elevation
4060 ft. 
Coordinates
46° 56' 40" N, 121° 53' 7" W; UTM Zone 10, 584834.846E, 5199593.497N 
Site Description
Wet acidic meadow dominated by Carex species, with Platanthera, Viola, Pedicularis, Tofieldia, bordered by deciduous shrubs and subalpine conifer forest. 
Specimen Notes
Stems in large tussocks in saturated mud, common. 
Phenology
Fruits 
Origin
Native 
Cultivated?
No 
Imaged?
No 

Cyperaceae
7. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
U.S.A., Washington, Skagit County:
Bog in head of Dicks Creek along Mt. Higgens trail 0.7 miles air northwest of summit of Mt. Higgens.
Elev. 3660 ft. 48° 19' 5" N, 121° 48' 26" W. Datum: NAD 83.
Open subalpine boggy meadow bisected by small stream, surrounded by conifer forest. Forming dense tufts in open saturated sphagnum mats. Phenology: Fruits. Origin: Native.
WTU 382265
Ben Legler 2078    15 Jul 2004
7. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
Database ID
156213 
Herbarium
WTU 
Collection
Vascular Plants 
Dataset
 
Accession
382265 
Barcode
 
Other Numbers
 
Family
Cyperaceae 
Name on Specimen
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm. 
Accepted Name
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Annotation History
1. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
    Annotated by Ben Legler, 21 2007. Sources: FNA Vol. 23.  
Type Notes
 
Collector
Ben Legler 
Collection #
2078 
Other Collectors
 
Date Collected
15 Jul 2004 
Verbatim Date
 
Country
U.S.A. 
State or Province
Washington 
County
Skagit 
Locality
Bog in head of Dicks Creek along Mt. Higgens trail 0.7 miles air northwest of summit of Mt. Higgens. 
Elevation
3660 ft. 
Coordinates
48° 19' 5" N, 121° 48' 26" W 
Site Description
Open subalpine boggy meadow bisected by small stream, surrounded by conifer forest. 
Specimen Notes
Forming dense tufts in open saturated sphagnum mats. 
Phenology
Fruits 
Origin
Native 
Cultivated?
No 
Imaged?
No 

Cyperaceae
8. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur
U.S.A., Washington, Kittitas County:
Esmeralda Basin.
Elev. 4571 ft. 47° 26.475' N, 120° 56.387' W. Datum: WGS 84.
Wet meadow. 10 degree south facing slope. Saturated black soil. Associated; Pinus monticola, Rhododendron albiflorum, Lonicera involucrata, Alnus sinuata. Scattered; rhizomatous; growing in soggy peat soil. Phenology: Fruits. Origin: Native.
WTU 372720
Barbara Williams 06-35    9 Jul 2006
with David Giblin
8. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur
Database ID
166604 
Herbarium
WTU 
Collection
Vascular Plants 
Dataset
 
Accession
372720 
Barcode
 
Other Numbers
 
Family
Cyperaceae 
Name on Specimen
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Accepted Name
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Annotation History
1. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur.
    Annotated by Lin Kyan, 6 2008. Sources: FNA.  
Type Notes
 
Collector
Barbara Williams 
Collection #
06-35 
Other Collectors
David Giblin 
Date Collected
9 Jul 2006 
Verbatim Date
 
Country
U.S.A. 
State or Province
Washington 
County
Kittitas 
Locality
Esmeralda Basin. 
Elevation
4571 ft. 
Coordinates
47° 26.475' N, 120° 56.387' W 
Site Description
Wet meadow. 10 degree south facing slope. Saturated black soil. Associated; Pinus monticola, Rhododendron albiflorum, Lonicera involucrata, Alnus sinuata. 
Specimen Notes
Scattered; rhizomatous; growing in soggy peat soil. 
Phenology
Fruits 
Origin
Native 
Cultivated?
No 
Imaged?
No 

Cyperaceae
9. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
U.S.A., Washington, Chelan County:
North Cascades National Park. Drainage of Last Chance Pass towards mouth of drainage below pond.
Elev. 6163 ft. 48.497727° N, 120.794686° W. Datum: WGS 84. Coordinate uncertainty: 10 meters. Coordinate Source: GPS.
South-facing slope with small snow-melt streams; Pinguicula vulgaris, Kalmia microphylla, Trichophorum, and Erigeron glacialis common. Locally common in saturated soil on edge of stream. Phenology: Fruits. Origin: Native.
WTU 392676
Ben Legler 12292    7 Sep 2011
with David Giblin
9. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
Database ID
181496 
Herbarium
WTU 
Collection
Vascular Plants 
Dataset
 
Accession
392676 
Barcode
 
Other Numbers
 
Family
Cyperaceae 
Name on Specimen
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm. 
Accepted Name
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Annotation History
1. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
    Annotated by Ben Legler, 7 2011. Sources: FNA.  
Type Notes
 
Collector
Ben Legler 
Collection #
12292 
Other Collectors
David Giblin 
Date Collected
7 Sep 2011 
Verbatim Date
 
Country
U.S.A. 
State or Province
Washington 
County
Chelan 
Locality
North Cascades National Park. Drainage of Last Chance Pass towards mouth of drainage below pond. 
Elevation
6163 ft. 
Coordinates
48.497727° N, 120.794686° W 
Site Description
South-facing slope with small snow-melt streams; Pinguicula vulgaris, Kalmia microphylla, Trichophorum, and Erigeron glacialis common. 
Specimen Notes
Locally common in saturated soil on edge of stream. 
Phenology
Fruits 
Origin
Native 
Cultivated?
No 
Imaged?
No 

Cyperaceae
10. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
Russian Federation, Sakhalin Region
Kharimkotan Island. Northwestern coast of island, south of Lake Lazurnoye.
Elev. 111 ft. 49° 8.557' N, 154° 27.551' E. Coordinate uncertainty: 5 meters. Coordinate Source: GPS.
Marshy area with open water, Carex hummocks and soggy soils. Growing in clumps. Phenology: Fruits. Origin: Native.
WTU 392188
Sarah Gage 6925    28 Jul 2000
10. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
Database ID
182712 
Herbarium
WTU 
Collection
Vascular Plants 
Dataset
 
Accession
392188 
Barcode
 
Other Numbers
 
Family
Cyperaceae 
Name on Specimen
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm. 
Accepted Name
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Annotation History
1. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
    Annotated by Valentin Yakubov, 2011. Sources: Voroschilov, 1982.  
Type Notes
 
Collector
Sarah Gage 
Collection #
6925 
Other Collectors
 
Date Collected
28 Jul 2000 
Verbatim Date
 
Country
Russian Federation 
State or Province
Sakhalin Region 
County
 
Locality
Kharimkotan Island. Northwestern coast of island, south of Lake Lazurnoye. 
Elevation
111 ft. 
Coordinates
49° 8.557' N, 154° 27.551' E 
Site Description
Marshy area with open water, Carex hummocks and soggy soils. 
Specimen Notes
Growing in clumps. 
Phenology
Fruits 
Origin
Native 
Cultivated?
No 
Imaged?
No 

Cyperaceae
11. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
U.S.A., Washington, Skamania County:
Duncan Creek/powerline fen complex.
Elev. 2410 ft. UTM Zone 10, 571051E, 5058009N; T2N R6E S8 NE of SE. Datum: NAD 27. Coordinate uncertainty: 805 meters. Georeferenced by Ben Legler. Coordinate Source: TRS2LL.
Fen complex, with shrub-scrub, herbaceous dominated areas. Aspect: 225 degrees. Slope: 2%. Associated species: Sphagnum spp., Caltha leptosepala, Pteridium aquilinum, Hieracium lachenalii, Arnica amplexicaulis, Equisetum arvense, Rubus spectabilis, Spiraea douglasii. Phenology: Fruits. Origin: Native.
WTU 389082
K. A. Beck 200950    23 Jul 2010
with F. Caplow, B. Newhouse
11. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.
Database ID
185598 
Herbarium
WTU 
Collection
Vascular Plants 
Dataset
 
Accession
389082 
Barcode
 
Other Numbers
 
Family
Cyperaceae 
Name on Specimen
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm. 
Accepted Name
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Annotation History
1. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Hartm.  
Type Notes
 
Collector
K. A. Beck 
Collection #
200950 
Other Collectors
F. Caplow, B. Newhouse 
Date Collected
23 Jul 2010 
Verbatim Date
 
Country
U.S.A. 
State or Province
Washington 
County
Skamania 
Locality
Duncan Creek/powerline fen complex. 
Elevation
2410 ft. 
Coordinates
UTM Zone 10, 571051E, 5058009N; T2N R6E S8 NE of SE 
Site Description
Fen complex, with shrub-scrub, herbaceous dominated areas. Aspect: 225 degrees. Slope: 2%. Associated species: Sphagnum spp., Caltha leptosepala, Pteridium aquilinum, Hieracium lachenalii, Arnica amplexicaulis, Equisetum arvense, Rubus spectabilis, Spiraea douglasii. 
Specimen Notes
 
Phenology
Fruits 
Origin
Native 
Cultivated?
No 
Imaged?
No 

Cyperaceae
12. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur
U.S.A., Washington, Skamania County:
Northwest side of Mount Adams. Babyshoe Meadow.
Elev. 1295 m. 46° 16.129' N, 121° 36.263' W. Coordinate Source: Field notes.
Phenology: Fruits. Origin: Native.
WTU
David Biek 04-134    16 Jul 2004
with Susan McDougall
12. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur
Database ID
2489610 
Herbarium
WTU 
Collection
Vascular Plants 
Dataset
 
Accession
 
Barcode
 
Other Numbers
 
Family
Cyperaceae 
Name on Specimen
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Accepted Name
Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur 
Annotation History
1. Trichophorum cespitosum (L.) Schur.
    Annotated by David Biek, 4 2005. Sources: FNA.  
Type Notes
 
Collector
David Biek 
Collection #
04-134 
Other Collectors
Susan McDougall 
Date Collected
16 Jul 2004 
Verbatim Date
 
Country
U.S.A. 
State or Province
Washington 
County
Skamania 
Locality
Northwest side of Mount Adams. Babyshoe Meadow. 
Elevation
1295 m. 
Coordinates
46° 16.129' N, 121° 36.263' W 
Site Description
 
Specimen Notes
 
Phenology
Fruits 
Origin
Native 
Cultivated?
No 
Imaged?
No 

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Database Field Descriptions:
Database ID
Each of our backend databases assigns a unique and persistent integer ID to each specimen record. A GUID (globally unique identifier) can be formed from this by combining it with the herbarium and collection acronyms (example: WTU-VP-12733).
Herbarium
Every herbarium is referred to by a unique acronym. Ours is WTU, which stands for Washington Territorial University. Our database also includes some specimens housed at NOCA (North Cascades National Park Herbarium) and MORA (Mount Rainier National Park Herbarium). For a complete listing of herbarium acronyms, see Index Herbariorum.
Collection
WTU's specimens are physically housed in separate collections according to taxonomic groups: Vascular Plants, Bryophytes, Algae, Lichens, and Fungi.
Dataset
Some specimens are grouped into "Datasets," representing such things as incorporated herbaria or major collecting projects.
Accession
Each of WTU's Vascular Plant specimens is assigned an accession number. Our other collections lack accession numbers (see Barcode instead). Ideally, each specimen would have a unique accession number, but this fails in practice. Some accession numbers include "JWT" after the number; these indicate specimens originating from the herbarium of J. William Thompson that were integrated into WTU's collections but not re-accessioned with WTU numbers. Accession numbers followed by an "A", "B", or other single letter represent sheets with multiple collections mounted on them, all using the same accession number.
Barcode
Our Bryophyte, Algae, Lichen, Fungi, and some Vascular Plant specimens are assigned pre-printed barcode stickers. These follow the format "WTU-C-######", where C represents a code for the collection (one of: V, B, A, L, F) and ###### represents a zero-padded, six-digit number.
Other Numbers
Specimens collected from North Cascades and Mount Rainier National Parks are assigned National Park Service accession and catalog numbers. These numbers are listed here.
Family
The scientific name of the family. Our database generally uses AGPIII and other current sources for vascular plant family names. However, our physical Vascular Plant collection is organized by the older Englerian sequence.
Accepted Name
For Vascular Plants, this gives the accepted name by which the specimen is currently known. The accepted name is derived by looking up the most recent annotation name in a synonymy table and finding its corresponding accepted name.
Annotation History
The sequence of annotations and scientific names given on the physical specimen is listed here, in order from the first to most recent. We treat the name on the original label as the first annotation.
Type Notes
If this is a type specimen, then information about its type status (holotype, isotype, etc.) and the name(s) for which it is a type is provided here.
Collector
The person who collected this specimen, as given on the label, and whose name is associated with the collection number on the label. If no collector name is given, we enter "unknown" into this field.
Collection #
A unique number assigned to the specimen by the collector. Different collectors use different numbering schemes; these may include the addition of prefixes (such as their initials or the year) or suffixes (such as an A or B). In the database, any prefixes and suffixes are included in the Collector's Number field exactly as they appear on the specimen label. When no collector number is given, we type "s.n." in this field.
Other Collectors
Other collectors that are listed on the label along with the primary collector, but whose collection number was not assigned to this specimen.
Date Collected
The date on which the specimen was collected, split up between day, month, and year in the database. Months are stored as nubmers (1-12) but displayed as three-letter abbreviations. Years are alway 4-digits long. Occasionally the label may give a range of dates. In such cases, the first date in the range is used as the collection date, and the entire collection date is entered into the Verbatim Date field as it appears on the label. If no date is given, then the date fields are left blank and a note is made in the Verbatim Date field.
Verbatim Date
The literal date string as displayed on the label; only used for dates that cannot be represented by a single day, month, and year.
Country
Name of the country from which the specimen was collected. Specimens from the United States of America are entered as "U.S.A."
State or Province
Name of the state or province from which the specimen was collected, if given on the label. U.S. states are spelled out in full.
County
Name of the county, municipality, borough, parish, or equivalent political unit from which the specimen was collected, if given on the label. The designation (such as "county") is not included in the field value.
Locality
A text description of the location where the specimen was collected, as given on the specimen label. May include national park, national forest, and other land use designations. Older collections often have short and imprecise locality data. Detailed locality data for rare species (threatened, endangered, sensitive, watch, ...) is included in our database but omitted from the search results.
Elevation
Elevations may be given either in feet or meters, and may include a minimum and maximum elevation, representing a range.
Coordinates
May include TRS/PLSS (township, range, section, quarter, etc.), latitude/longitude, and UTM. Coordinates for arare species are included in our database but omittedfrom the search results.
Site Description
This field includes all label information characterizing the site, such habitat, vegetation zone/association, substrate, slope, moisture, associated species, and so on - as the information appears on the specimen label.
Specimen Notes
Includes any characteristics pertaining to the plant specimen itself, such as flower color, fruit length, and plant height, along with information about the species, such as abundance and the precise location and micro-habitat where collected. Also includes any notes or text on the specimen that does not better fit into another field.
Phenology
Specifies the sexual maturity/condition of the specimen, such as flowering, fruiting, cone-bearing, spore-bearing, fertile, or sterile. Phenology is generally not given on the label; instead the person entering the record examines the specimen and selects the appropriate value.
Origin
Specifies whether the specimen is native or introduced to the state or country where it was collected. Origin data is rarely found on the specimen label; instead, it is entered during data entry either from a lookup table or from the date entry personnel's own knowledge. Origin data should be considered supplemental information, and should not be relied on as authoritative.
Cultivated
A Yes/No flag indicating if this is a cultivated specimen. Cultivated specimens generally do not represent valid distribution records and should be excluded from range maps or other geographic analyses.


Disclaimer:

WTU makes a reasonable effort to prevent and correct data entry errors; however, we cannot guarantee that our database is free from typos, misidentifications, or inaccurate label data. Please use the information at your own discretion. Error corrections and comments can be sent to Ben Legler or David Giblin.