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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMaryland
County/ParishAllegany County
LocalityNear Cumberland
Latitude39.652346
Longitude-78.761813
Institution CodeMary
Collection CodeHerbarium
Catalog Number39050
Collected ByShriver, Howard
Date Collected1898-06-18

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The Norton-Brown Herbarium (MARY) at the University of Maryland is home to a natural history collection that includes ~93,000 specimens of flowering plants, cone-bearing plants, algae, mosses, liverworts, lichens, and fungi. Established in 1901, the Norton-Brown Herbarium holds a large number of specimens from Maryland, as well as a significant number of specimens from the Mid-Atlantic and the western U.S. The collections housed here were instrumental in developing the Woody Plants of Maryland (Brown & Brown 1972) and Herbaceous Plants of Maryland (Brown & Brown 1984) - Maryland's most recent flora and manual of vascular plants.

Contacts

Name John Hall
RoleCurator
Emailjdhall@umd.edu
Name John Hall
RoleCurator
Emailjdhall@umd.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific Namecarex cephalophora
KingdomPlantae
PhylumMagnoliophyta
ClassLiliopsida
OrderCyperales
FamilyCyperaceae
GenusCarex
Specific Epithetcephalophora
Taxon Rankspecies
Specimen
Catalog Number39050
Institution CodeMARY
Collection Codeherbarium
Occurrence IDba54457e-6e83-4ad8-8f0a-47e8814e2803
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByShriver, Howard
Collector Number1655
Date Collected1898-06-18
Year1898
Month6
Day18
Locality
CountryUnited States
State / ProvinceMaryland
CountyAllegany County
ContinentNorth America
LocalityNear Cumberland
Decimal Latitude39.652346
Decimal Longitude-78.761813
Other
Modified2013-12-16 17:52:54.0
IDba54457e-6e83-4ad8-8f0a-47e8814e2803
dwc:datasetID046bbc50-cae2-47ff-aa43-729fbf53f7c5
dwc:eventRemarksMaryland Weather Service Collection
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