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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishRiley Co.
LocalityHackberry Ravine, South Manhattan
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00286563
Collected ByC. T. Rogerson
Date Collected1951-09-27

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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 NameStereum fasciatum
KingdomFungi
PhylumBasidiomycota
ClassAgaricomycetes
OrderRussulales
FamilyStereaceae
GenusStereum
Specific Epithetfasciatum
Scientific Name Authors(Schwein.) Fr.
Specimen
Identified ByP. Lentz
Catalog Number00286563
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID90548
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByC. T. Rogerson
Collector NumberR3483
Date Collected1951-09-27
Year1951
Month9
Day27
Start Day of Year270
Collection Remarksfrom the Mycological Herbarium, KSC
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyRiley Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityHackberry Ravine, South Manhattan
Other
Modified2013-04-09 16:32:04
dcterms:referenceshttp://mycoportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=90548
symbiota:verbatimScientificNameStereum fasciatum
dwc:rightshttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
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