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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/ParishBurlington Co.
LocalityWharton State Forest, East Of Atsion, 0-1/4 Mile North Hampton Furnace, Along The West Shore Of The Batsto River
Latitude39.77278
Longitude-74.68222
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number01069893
Collected ByJ. C. Lendemer; R.f. Lendemer
Date Collected2004-11-13

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The National Science Foundation has announced a new grant to provide funding for a nationwide, publicly accessible database of mushrooms and related fungi. Including mushrooms, porcini, puffballs, club fungi, conks, morels, stinkhorns, truffles and cup fungi, these organisms play a critical role in the lives of plants and animals, including humans. Some are gastronomical delights, others are deadly poisonous, and all serve as nature’s recyclers, returning nutrients to the soil through decomposition. Scientists in the U.S. have been studying macrofungi for the past 150 years, resulting in a legacy of approximately 1.4 million dried scientific specimens conserved in 35 institutions in 24 states. Through this project, led by Drs. Barbara M. Thiers and Roy E. Halling of The New York Botanical Garden, these treasures will be virtually liberated from their museum cabinets and shared on-line through the Mycology Collections Portal and through many other on-line collections databases such as The Garden’s Virtual Herbarium. The database created by this project will enable a national census of these critically important organisms, and allow researchers to better understand the relationship between macrofungi and other organisms.

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameClypeococcum hypocenomycis
KingdomFungi
PhylumAscomycota
ClassDothideomycetes
OrderPleosporales
FamilyDacampiaceae
GenusClypeococcum
Specific Epithethypocenomycis
Scientific Name AuthorsD. Hawksw.
Specimen
Identified ByP. Diederich
Date Identified2009
Catalog Number01069893
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID152920
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. C. Lendemer; R.F. Lendemer
Collector Number3514
Date Collected2004-11-13
Year2004
Month11
Day13
Start Day of Year318
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceNew Jersey
CountyBurlington Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityWharton State Forest, east of Atsion, 0-1/4 mile north Hampton Furnace, along the west shore of the Batsto River
Habitatupland mixed pine (Pinus rigida) - oak (Quercus) forest
Decimal Latitude39.77278
Decimal Longitude-74.68222
Maximum Elevation in Meters3
Minimum Elevation in Meters0
Verbatim Coordinates39 46 22.00 N 74 40 56.00 W
Other
Modified2013-04-09 16:32:04
symbiota:verbatimScientificNameClypeococcum hypocenomycis
dwc:rightshttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
dcterms:referenceshttp://mycoportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=152920
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