Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01138 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Oclemena nemoralis (Aiton) Greene
Common name   bog aster
J.G. Harris   1735  
Coll. Date 12 August 1982 
Geography Canada.  Newfoundland.  
Locality Cape Norman. 
Elev.: 49 ft. (15 m.)
Habitat Notes near moist areas, limestone gravel barrens. 
Latitude Longitude 51° 37'  N, 55° 54'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Oclemena nemoralis (Ait.) Greene

     Aster nemoralis Ait.

Common Name(s): bog aster.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=507629, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Oclemena
                                        Species: Oclemena nemoralis


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 01138s2.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
12060 Braya fernaldii      "Fernald's northern rockcress" same section
06450 Braya fernaldii      "Fernald's northern rockcress" same section
04140 Erigeron hyssopifolius      "hyssop-leaf fleabane" same section
01139 Habenaria hyperborea     same section


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name


Taxon Links for species Oclemena nemoralis  (Aiton) Greene

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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