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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIowa
County/ParishCherokee
LocalitySteele Prairie State Preserve
Institution CodeIsc
Collected ByL.h. Tiffany
Date Collected1993-08-08

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Charles Bessey, the founder of the Ada Hayden Herbarium, added approximately 1500 fungal specimens to the herbarium's holdings. Bessey's first student was J. C. Arthur, who eventually became the leading authority on the rust fungi. His early work on fungi increased the holdings of the herbarium. L. H. Pammel and his students, including George W. Carver, continued to build the mycological collection. Pammel himself added approximately 7,500 specimens. In 1916, Irving E. Melhus was hired as Iowa State's first plant pathologist. Two years later, Joseph C. Gilman joined Melhus as a mycologist and plant pathologist. Subsequent studies of plant diseases, continued through the work of Lois H. Tiffany, who added numerous specimens from Iowa State parks and preserves. Dr. Tiffany is also responsible for the placement here of the prestigious University of Iowa Mycological Herbarium when it was decided that the collection could no longer be housed at Iowa City. This collection contains the specimens of George Martin, Thomas H. Macbride, and A. P. Morgan, and is rich in type specimens. Currently the mycological collection contains an estimated 25,000 packeted and boxed specimens and numerous bound exsiccatae.

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameEntyloma compositarum
KingdomFungi
PhylumBasidiomycota
ClassExobasidiomycetes
OrderEntylomatales
FamilyEntylomataceae
GenusEntyloma
Specific Epithetcompositarum
Scientific Name AuthorsFarl.
Specimen
Identified ByL.H. Tiffany
Other Catalog Numbers12279
Institution CodeISC
Occurrence ID625039
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Associated TaxaRatibida pinnata (Vent.) Barnh.
Collection Event
Collected ByL.H. Tiffany
Date Collected1993-08-08
Year1993
Month8
Day8
Start Day of Year220
Collection Remarkson plant - living plant; Tiffany field notebook
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceIowa
CountyCherokee
Continentnorth america
LocalitySteele Prairie State Preserve
HabitatPrairie
Other
Modified2012-11-24 22:25:11
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symbiota:verbatimScientificNameEntyloma compositarum
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