University of British Columbia Herba…

Occurrence dataset published by University of British Columbia

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Summary

Full Title

University of British Columbia Herbarium (UBC) - Fungi Collection

Description

This dataset includes all digitized fungi in the UBC collection, encompassing approximately 95% of the collection.

Temporal coverages

Formation period: early 1900s-present

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Administrative contact
Olivia Lee
Manager of Bryophyhte, Fungi and Lichen Collections
University of British Columbia Herbarium 3529-6270 University Boulevard V6T 1Z4 Vancouver British Columbia Canada (604) 822-3344
Metadata author
Olivia Lee
Manager of Bryophyhte, Fungi and Lichen Collections
University of British Columbia Herbarium 3529-6270 University Boulevard V6T 1Z4 Vancouver British Columbia Canada (604) 822-3344
Originator
Olivia Lee
Manager of Bryophyhte, Fungi and Lichen Collections
University of British Columbia Herbarium 3529-6270 University Boulevard V6T 1Z4 Vancouver British Columbia Canada (604) 822-3344

doi:10.5886/h4px7g4b

Published by

University of British Columbia

Publication Date

Feb 15, 2016

Registration Date

Jul 6, 2012

Hosted by

Université de Montréal Biodiversity Centre

Served by

Canadensys repository

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Description

The UBC Herbarium fungi collection is worldwide in scope, with emphasis on British Columbia & North America.

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Other Contacts

Publisher
University of British Columbia 2329 West Mall V6T 1Z4 Vancouver British Columbia Canada
Principal investigator
Mary Berbee
Curator, Fungi
University of British Columbia Herbarium 3529-6270 University Boulevard V6T 1Z4 Vancouver British Columbia Canada
Custodian steward
Olivia Lee
Manager of Bryophyhte, Fungi and Lichen Collections
University of British Columbia Herbarium 3529-6270 University Boulevard V6T 1Z4 Vancouver British Columbia Canada (604) 822-3344
Principal investigator
Jeannette Whitton
Director
University of British Columbia Herbarium 3529-6270 University Boulevard V6T 1Z4 Vancouver British Columbia Canada

Taxonomic Coverage

Fungi represent a separate Kingdom from plants and contain the basidiomycetes (including mushrooms, shelf fungi), ascomycetes (morels, truffles, molds, yeasts), and teliomycetes (smuts, rusts), as well as slime molds.

KINGDOM
Fungi, Protozoa
PHYLUM
Basidiomycota, Ascomycota, Amoebozoa (Slime molds)

Methodology

Collections

Collection name

University of British Columbia Herbarium (UBC) - Fungi Collection

Collection Identifier

UBC

Parent Collection Identifier

UBC

Specimen Preservation method

Dried