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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIowa
County/ParishJohnson
LocalityIowa City
Institution CodeIsc
Collected ByMcconaba
Date Collected1935-09-28

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Charles Bessey, the founder of the Ada Hayden Herbarium, added approximately 1500 fungal specimens to the herbarium's holdings. Bessey's first student was J. C. Arthur, who eventually became the leading authority on the rust fungi. His early work on fungi increased the holdings of the herbarium. L. H. Pammel and his students, including George W. Carver, continued to build the mycological collection. Pammel himself added approximately 7,500 specimens. In 1916, Irving E. Melhus was hired as Iowa State's first plant pathologist. Two years later, Joseph C. Gilman joined Melhus as a mycologist and plant pathologist. Subsequent studies of plant diseases, continued through the work of Lois H. Tiffany, who added numerous specimens from Iowa State parks and preserves. Dr. Tiffany is also responsible for the placement here of the prestigious University of Iowa Mycological Herbarium when it was decided that the collection could no longer be housed at Iowa City. This collection contains the specimens of George Martin, Thomas H. Macbride, and A. P. Morgan, and is rich in type specimens. Currently the mycological collection contains an estimated 25,000 packeted and boxed specimens and numerous bound exsiccatae.

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRamaria abietina
KingdomFungi
PhylumBasidiomycota
ClassAgaricomycetes
OrderGomphales
FamilyGomphaceae
GenusRamaria
Specific Epithetabietina
Specimen
Identified ByM. Doty
Other Catalog Numbers31505
Institution CodeISC
Occurrence ID632918
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMcConaba
Date Collected1935-09-28
Year1935
Month9
Day28
Start Day of Year271
Collection Remarkson ground
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceIowa
CountyJohnson
Continentnorth america
LocalityIowa City
Other
Modified2012-11-24 22:25:11
dcterms:referenceshttp://mycoportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=632918
symbiota:verbatimScientificNameRamaria abietina
dwc:rightshttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
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