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Tropicos Specimen Data

Latest version published by Missouri Botanical Garden on Jun 4, 2016 Missouri Botanical Garden

The Missouri Botanical Garden’s Herbarium is one of the world’s outstanding research resources for specimens and information on bryophytes and vascular plants. The collection is limited to these two major groups of plants. As of 31 December 2015 the collection had 6.66 million specimens (6.1 million vascular plants and 563,000 bryophytes). This specimen dataset includes over 4.4 million records (4.0 million vascular plants and 300,000 bryophytes).

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Data as a DwC-A file download 4440020 records in English (472 MB) - Update frequency: weekly
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Rights

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This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 7bd65a7a-f762-11e1-a439-00145eb45e9a.  Missouri Botanical Garden publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by U.S. Geological Survey.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Bob Magill
Senior Curator Science and Conservation
Missouri Botanical Garden
Jim Solomon
Associate Curator and Curator of the Herbarium Research
Missouri Botanical Garden

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Bob Magill
Senior Curator Science and Conservation
Missouri Botanical Garden
Jim Solomon
Associate Curator and Curator of the Herbarium Research
Missouri Botanical Garden

Who filled in the metadata:

Heather Stimmel
Programmer Analyst
Missouri Botanical Garden

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
Heather Stimmel

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 7bd65a7a-f762-11e1-a439-00145eb45e9a
http://ipt.mobot.org:8080/ipt/resource?r=tropicosspecimens