CoTRAM Natural History Collections and Observation Projects


ASU

Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium

Contact: Leslie Landrum (les.landrum@asu.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 13 September 2017
Digital Metadata: EML File


ASU-Berberis

Berberis Research Database - compiled by L. R. Landrum

Specimens of Berberis examined for the Flora of Chile project
Contact: Leslie R. Landrum (les.landrum@asu.edu)
Collection Type: Observations
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: aa5c15c0-4913-4454-a84d-f5d213192bc9
Digital Metadata: EML File


FH

Farlow Herbarium - Harvard

The Farlow Herbarium houses nearly 1,400,000 specimens of lichenized and non-lichenized fungi, bryophytes, and algae. The collections are world-wide in scope; particular strengths are in bound, indexed exsiccatae, bryophytes and fungi from Asia, entomogenous fungi, Antarctic lichens, and special "authors" herbaria which contain many type specimens.
Contact: huh-requests@oeb.harvard.edu (huh-requests@oeb.harvard.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 22 January 2015
Digital Metadata: EML File
Access Rights: http://kiki.huh.harvard.edu/databases/addenda.html


F-Botany

Field Museum of Natural History

Additional electronic access to F database is available at: http://emuweb.fieldmuseum.org/botany/Query.php. Specialty: Phanerogams worldwide with emphasis on tropical and North America, especially rich in collections from Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, and Peru; pteridophytes worldwide with emphasis on Guatemala, Costa Rica, Ecuador, and Peru; bryophytes worldwide; mosses of North America, Central America, Andean South America, and Australasia; hepatics of north temperate, South America, and south temperate; all groups of fungi, especially basidiomycetes with emphasis on New World and lichenized fungi of north temperate and Central America; algae worldwide, especially Cyanobacteria; economic botany.
Contact: Christine Niezgoda (cniezgoda@fieldmuseum.org)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 15 January 2016
Digital Metadata: EML File
Access Rights: http://fieldmuseum.org/about/copyright-information


NeotropFlora

General Observation and Personal Collections

Contact: Neotropical Admin (egbot@asu.edu)
Collection Type: General Observations
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 1b79faa0-89fd-40f5-ab38-d36488c82243
Digital Metadata: EML File

Herbario Virtual Austral Americano General Observations

Contact: Leslie Landrum (les.landrum@asu.edu)
Collection Type: General Observations
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: a12a4385-905d-412e-960d-725c57b68e90
Digital Metadata: EML File


FMB

Instituto Alexander von Humboldt

Specialty: National parks. Date Founded: 1984.
Contact: Humberto Mendoza Cifuentes, Director and Cura (hmendoza@humboldt.org.co)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 21 April 2017
Digital Metadata: EML File


MO

Missouri Botanical Garden

Contact: James Solomon (jim.solomon@mobot.org)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 7 August 2011
Digital Metadata: EML File


CR

Museo Nacional de Costa Rica

Specialty: Costa Rica, Mesoamerica, and neotropics; tropical ferns; tropical fungi.
Date Founded: 1887.
Contact: Armando Estrada, Director, (museohn@racsa.co.cr)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 7 January 2013
Digital Metadata: EML File


ASU-MYRT

Myrtaceae Research Database - compiled by L.R. Landrum

Contact: Les Landrum (les.landrum@asu.edu)
Collection Type: Observations
Management: Data harvested from a data aggregator
Last Update: 24 January 2015
Digital Metadata: EML File


NY

New York Botanical Garden

Contact: Thiers, Barbara (bthiers@nybg.org)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 23 January 2015
Digital Metadata: EML File


SCZ

Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute

Contact: Mireya D. Correa A. (corream@si.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 24 June 2014
Digital Metadata: EML File


STRI-OBS

STRI Observations

Contact:
Collection Type: General Observations
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: f0e772f4-782d-4bc8-8acf-4b61504f90c0
Digital Metadata: EML File


US-Botany

United States National Herbarium

The United States National Herbarium was founded in 1848, when the first collections were accessioned from the United States Exploring Expedition (50,000 specimens of 10,000 species). Current holdings total 5 million specimens, making this collection among the ten largest in the world representing about 8% of the plant collection resources of the United States. The herbarium is especially rich in type specimens (@110,000).
Contact: Rusty Russell, Collections Manager (russellr@si.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 6 May 2014
Digital Metadata: EML File


ULS

Universidad de La Serena

Specialty: Northern Chile; vascular plants.
Date Founded: 1988.
Contact: Francisco Squeo, Director of the Herbarium (f_squeo@userena.cl)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 13 February 2015
Digital Metadata: EML File