Field Museum of Natural History (Bot…

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Field Museum of Natural History (Botany) Lichen Collection

Description

The mycology collection at The Field Museum is a major resource for studies in evolution, systematics, and biodiversity of fungi and lichens and conservation of their habitats. It consists of currently over 200,000 specimens with world-wide coverage and broad taxonomic representation. It is rich in type collections, especially of neotropical taxa and historical types from North America, Europe, and Asia.

Additional Information

https://www.fieldmuseum.org/field-museum-natural-history-conditions-and-suggested-norms-use-collections-data-and-images

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Originator
Sharon Grant
Technology Liaison to Science
Field Museum of Natural History 1400 S Lake Shore Drive 60605 Chicago IL United States 3126657203
Metadata author
Matt von Konrat
Technology Liaison to Science
Field Museum of Natural History 1400 S Lake Shore Drive Chicago IL United States
Administrative contact
Sharon Grant
Technology Liaison to Science
Field Museum of Natural History 1400 S Lake Shore Drive 60605 Chicago IL United States 3126657203

doi:10.15468/sc258x

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Field Museum

Publication Date

Dec 19, 2016

Registration Date

Jul 11, 2012

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Field Museum of Natural History IPT

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Principal investigator
Thorsten Lumbsch
Associate Curator
Field Museum of Natural History 1400 S Lake Shore Drive 60605 Chicago IL United States