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Specimen Record

Dasyscyphus nidulus(J.C. Schmidt & Kunze) Massee

From New York Botanical Garden

ContinentEurope
CountryFrance
Locality[specific Locality Not Included With The Speciman]
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number01721801
Collected ByCollector Unspecified

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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 NameDasyscyphus nidulus
KingdomFungi
PhylumAscomycota
ClassLeotiomycetes
OrderHelotiales
FamilyHyaloscyphaceae
GenusDasyscyphus
Specific Epithetnidulus
Scientific Name Authors(J.C. Schmidt & Kunze) Massee
Specimen
Catalog Number01721801
Other Catalog NumbersExsiccati no. 871
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID603743
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector Unspecified
Collector Numbers.n.
Verbatim Date Collecteds.d.
Collection Remarks[Collector unspecified on label, possibly J. B. H. J. Desmazières]
Locality
CountryFrance
Continenteurope
Locality[Specific locality not included with the speciman]
Other
Modified2014-07-23 15:13:50
dcterms:referenceshttp://mycoportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=603743
symbiota:verbatimScientificNameDasyscyphus nidulus
dwc:rightshttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
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