herbarium specimen


herbarium specimen
  A representative sample (usually dried) of a plant, usually from a specific population or locality.

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  • specimen —   Specific plant strategically placed so people can gain the greatest enjoyment for the color, texture, or other pleasures it provides.   See also herbarium specimen …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • Herbarium — The term can also refer to the building where the specimens are stored, or the scientific institute that not only stores but researches these specimens. The specimens in a herbarium are often used as reference material in describing plant taxa;… …   Wikipedia

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  • Virtual herbarium — In botany, a virtual herbarium is a herbarium in a digitized form. That is, it concerns a collection of digital images of preserved plants or plant parts. Virtual herbaria often are established to improve availability of specimens to a wider… …   Wikipedia

  • University of California, Riverside Herbarium — The UCR Herbarium is a clearinghouse for information regarding plant species distribution in the Western hemisphere. The collection houses over 110,000 dried specimens, approximately 80,000 of which are from the United States, and 32,000 from… …   Wikipedia

  • Novae Hollandiae Plantarum Specimen — Título Novae Hollandiae Plantarum Specimen es una obra en dos volúmenes que describe la flora de Australia. El autor fue el botánico francés Jacques Labillardière, que visitó la región en 1792 con la expedición d Entrecasteaux. Publicado entre… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Novae Hollandiae Plantarum Specimen — Title page Novae Hollandiae Plantarum Specimen is a two volume work describing the flora of Australia. The author was the French botanist Jacques Labillardière, who visited the region in 1792 with the d Entrecasteaux expedition. Published between …   Wikipedia

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  • Type (biology) — Type specimen for Cimbrophlebia brooksi, a fossil scorpion fly. By convention, the red label denotes a type specimen. In biology, a type is one particular specimen (or in some cases a group of specimens) of an organism to which the scientific… …   Wikipedia