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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBrazil
State/ProvinceSão Paulo
LocalitySerra Da Cantareira
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00611323
Collected ByA. Puttemans
Date Collected1903-03-01

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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 NameAecidium puttemansianum
Kingdomfungi
Phylumbasidiomycota
Classpucciniomycetes
Orderpucciniales
FamilyUredinales incertae sedis
GenusAecidium
Specific Epithetputtemansianum
Scientific Name AuthorsHenn.
Specimen
Type Statusisotype
Catalog Number00611323
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID143829
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByA. Puttemans
Collector Number676
Date Collected1903-03-01
Year1903
Month3
Day1
Start Day of Year60
Locality
CountryBrazil
State / ProvinceSão Paulo
Continentsouth america
LocalitySerra da Cantareira
Other
Modified2014-01-20 17:27:43
dcterms:referenceshttp://mycoportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=143829
symbiota:verbatimScientificNameAecidium puttemansianum
dwc:rightshttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
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