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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIdaho
County/ParishPayette Co.
LocalitySouth Fork Of Lake Fork
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00899657
Collected ByD. L. Largent
Date Collected1962-07-01

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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 NameNolanea holoconiota
KingdomFungi
PhylumBasidiomycota
ClassAgaricomycetes
OrderAgaricales
FamilyEntolomataceae
GenusNolanea
Specific Epithetholoconiota
Scientific Name AuthorsLargent & Thiers
Specimen
Identified ByD. L. Largent
Date Identified1994-08-11
Catalog Number00899657
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID128208
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByD. L. Largent
Collector Number(Largent - DLL#) 416
Date Collected1962-07-01
Year1962
Month7
Day1
Start Day of Year182
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceIdaho
CountyPayette Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalitySouth fork of Lake Fork
Habitatin humus of dense mixed coniferous forest
Other
Modified2013-04-09 16:32:04
symbiota:verbatimScientificNameNolanea holoconiota
dwc:rightshttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
dcterms:referenceshttp://mycoportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=128208
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