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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishRooks
LocalityRockport, Rooks County, Kansas
Institution CodeNys
Catalog NumberNys-f-002963
Collected ByBartholomew, Elam
Date Collected1895-07-26

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The fungus collection at the New York State Museum in Albany was initiated by Charles Peck from 1868 to 1913 during which time he amassed 33,600 mycological specimens. In the years following, the next State Botanist, Homer House, and other mycologists added to this number. The collection now contains more than 90,000 specimens. However, the importance of the collection is not in the number of specimens it contains, but, rather, in the type specimens of American fungi collected during the early years of American mycology. It is especially rich in Agarics and other larger fungi. Some of the other collectors represented in the herbarium of the New York State Museum are G. F. Atkinson, M. E. Banning, E. Bartholomew, M. J. Berkeley, E. A. Burt, G. W. Clinton, M. C. Cooke, M. A. Curtis, J. Dearness, J. B. Ellis, W. R. Gerard, E. C. Howe, J. H. Haines, H. W. Harkness, E. W. D. Holway, C. H. Kauffman, W. A. Murrill, P. A. Saccardo, S. J. Smith, and C. J. Sprague. In addition to specimens, the Museum holds numerous original drawings and paintings of fungi by Charles Peck, Mary Banning, and others plus an extensive file of correspondence covering the formative years of American mycology. Non-type specimens are available on loan to recognized scientific institutions for taxonomic research. Requests for samples of type specimens for genetic and morphological analyses are considered on a case-by-case basis.

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameVolvaria striatula
KingdomFungi
PhylumBasidiomycota
ClassAgaricomycetes
OrderAgaricales
FamilyPluteaceae
GenusVolvaria
Specific Epithetstriatula
Scientific Name AuthorsPeck
Specimen
Type StatusHolotype
Catalog NumberNYS-F-002963
Individual Count1
Institution CodeNYS
Occurrence ID2210060
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBartholomew, Elam
Collector Number1854
Date Collected1895-07-26
Verbatim Date CollectedJuly 26, 1895
Year1895
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year207
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyRooks
Continentnorth america
LocalityRockport, Rooks County, Kansas
Other
Modified2014-04-01 20:14:34
dcterms:referenceshttp://mycoportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=2210060
symbiota:verbatimScientificNameVolvaria striatula
dwc:rightshttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
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