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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMassachusetts
County/ParishMiddlesex County
LocalityR.r. ["on The Railroad Between Tracks Above Red House, Aristida Dichotoma, Half A Dozen Inches High, Hardly Yet Out; Forked Aristida, Or Poverty Grass."]
Institution CodeHarvard University
Collection CodeNebc
Catalog NumberBarcode-00274115
Collected ByH. D. Thoreau
Date Collected1858-09-07

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Specimen records, primarily type specimens from the Harvard University Herbaria. The Harvard University Herbaria, with approximately 5 million specimens, rank eighth in the world in number of specimens and form the world's largest University Herbaria. Included in the Herbaria are what were once six separate herbarium collections: * Herbarium of the Arnold Arboretum (A) * Economic Herbarium of Oakes Ames (ECON) * Oakes Ames Orchid Herbarium (AMES) * Farlow Herbarium (FH) * Gray Herbarium (GH) * New England Botanical Club Herbarium (NEBC). DarwinCore data follows the AppleCore guidance https://code.google.com/p/applecore/.

Contacts

Name Harvard University Herbaria
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Emailbdim@oeb.harvard.edu
Name Charles Davis
RoleDirector, Harvard University Herbaria
Emailcdavis@oeb.harvard.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAristida dichotoma Michaux
Kingdomplantae
Phylumtracheophyta
Classliliopsida
Orderpoales
FamilyPoaceae
Scientific Name AuthorsMichaux
Specimen
Identified By[annotation on provenance label]
Catalog Numberbarcode-00274115
PreparationsSheet
Sexundetermined
Reproductive ConditionFruit
Institution CodeHarvard University
Collection CodeNEBC
Occurrence IDhttp://purl.oclc.org/net/edu.harvard.huh/guid/uuid/506c6042-5a0c-4a4f-bc06-861ebc297438
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByH. D. Thoreau
Date Collected1858-09-07
Year1858
Month9
Day7
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceMassachusetts
CountyMiddlesex County
MunicipalityConcord
Higher GeographyNorth America;United States of America;Massachusetts;Middlesex County;
ContinentNorth America
LocalityR.R. ["On the railroad between tracks above Red House, Aristida dichotoma, half a dozen inches high, hardly yet out; forked aristida, or poverty grass."]
Maximum Elevation in Meters0
Minimum Elevation in Meters0
Other
Languageen
Modified2013-12-02 11:07:08.0
dcterms:accessRightshttp://kiki.huh.harvard.edu/databases/addenda.html#policy
dcterms:rightsHolderPresident and Fellows of Harvard College
dwc:collectionIDurn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15868
dwc:ownerInstitutionCodeHarvard University
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