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Specimen Record

ContinentEurope
CountryFinland
State/ProvinceNorthern Ostrobothnia
County/ParishOulu
LocalityNw Of The Forestry Road. Nuottasuo. Onkamo. Haukipudas. Oulun Pohjanmaa.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number01968923
Collected ByE. Ohenoja
Date Collected1983-08-14

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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 NameLactarius subcircellatus
KingdomFungi
PhylumBasidiomycota
ClassAgaricomycetes
OrderRussulales
FamilyRussulaceae
GenusLactarius
Specific Epithetsubcircellatus
Scientific Name AuthorsKühner
Specimen
Catalog Number01968923
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1986760
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByE. Ohenoja
Collector Numbers.n.
Date Collected1983-08-14
Year1983
Month8
Day14
Start Day of Year226
Locality
CountryFinland
State / ProvinceNorthern Ostrobothnia
CountyOulu
Continenteurope
LocalityNW of the forestry road. Nuottasuo. Onkamo. Haukipudas. Oulun Pohjanmaa.
Minimum Elevation in Meters35
Verbatim CoordinatesGrid 27°E 7238:433
Other
Modified2014-01-21 01:57:10
dcterms:referenceshttp://mycoportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1986760
symbiota:verbatimScientificNameLactarius subcircellatus
dwc:rightshttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
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