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Specimen Record

Daldinia petriniaeY.M. Ju, J.D. Rogers & F. San Martín

From New York Botanical Garden

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
County/ParishSnohomish Co.
Latitude48.05
Longitude-122.167
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00181510
Collected ByJ. M. Grant
Date Collected1930-06-26

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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDaldinia petriniae
KingdomFungi
PhylumAscomycota
ClassSordariomycetes
OrderXylariales
FamilyXylariaceae
GenusDaldinia
Specific Epithetpetriniae
Scientific Name AuthorsY.M. Ju, J.D. Rogers & F. San Martín
Specimen
Identified ByM. Stadler
Date Identified2008-06
Catalog Number00181510
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID105207
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. M. Grant
Collector Numbers.n.
Date Collected1930-00-00
Verbatim Date Collected1930
Year1930
Collection RemarksHerb. J. M. Grant
Locality
CountryUSA
State / ProvinceWashington
CountySnohomish Co.
Continentnorth america
Decimal Latitude48.05
Decimal Longitude-122.167
Verbatim Coordinates48 3 0.00 N 122 10 0.00 W
Other
Modified2014-01-20 17:25:28
dcterms:referenceshttp://mycoportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=105207
dwc:rightshttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/
symbiota:verbatimScientificNameDaldinia petriniae
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