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Specimen Record

No Name(Roberge) G. H. Otth

From New York Botanical Garden

ContinentEurope
CountrySwitzerland
LocalityBremgartenwald Near Bern
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00618477
Collected ByG. H. Otth

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http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/SteereHerbarium.asp

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
FamilyUredinales incertae sedis
Scientific Name Authors(Roberge) G. H. Otth
Specimen
Type Statusisotype
Catalog Number00618477
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID137700
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByG. H. Otth
Date Collected1869-00-00
Verbatim Date Collected1869
Year1869
Month0
Day0
Locality
CountrySwitzerland
Continenteurope
LocalityBremgartenwald near Bern
Other
Modified2011-12-16 02:30:14
dcterms:referenceshttp://mycoportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=137700
symbiota:verbatimScientificNameTrichobasis vepris f. hypophylla
dwc:rightshttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
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