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Specimen Record

ContinentEurope
CountryGermany
LocalityHort. Bot. Berol.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00967832
Collected ByP. C. Hennings
Date Collected1892-05-01

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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 NameNectria henningsii
KingdomFungi
PhylumAscomycota
ClassSordariomycetes
OrderHypocreales
FamilyNectriaceae
GenusNectria
Specific Epithethenningsii
Scientific Name AuthorsRehm
Specimen
Type Statustype
Identified ByG. J. Samuels
Date Identified1981-11-02
Catalog Number00967832
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID148411
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByP. C. Hennings
Collector Numbers.n.
Date Collected1892-05-01
Year1892
Month5
Day1
Start Day of Year122
Collection RemarksSYNTYPE. The 2 perithecia that I mounted were immature ? N. peziza, annotated G. J. Samuels, 2 Nov. 1981.
Locality
CountryGermany
Continenteurope
LocalityHort. Bot. Berol.
HabitatIn Botanical Garden, on Musa rosacea
Other
Modified2014-04-30 18:46:45
dwc:datasetIDbf3db7c9-5e5d-4fd0-bd5b-94539eaf9598
symbiota:verbatimScientificNameNectria henningsii
dwc:rightshttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
dcterms:referenceshttp://mycoportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=148411
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