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The cryptogamy collection (PC) at the Herbarium of the Muséum national d'Histoire Naturelle (MNHN - Paris)

Version 70.226 published by MNHN - Museum national d'Histoire naturelle on Sep 29, 2021 MNHN - Museum national d'Histoire naturelle

The herbarium of the museum, referred to by code PC, includes a large number of important collections amongst its 2 000 000 cryptogams (algae, bryophyta, fungi and lichens) specimens. These collections are constitued by a general herbarium and numerous particular collections. Among these last, Allorge, Bescherelle, Bourdot & Galzin, Heim, Hue, Montagne, Romagnesi, Sauvageau, Thuret & Bornet herbaria.


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The cryptogamy collection (PC) at the Herbarium of the Muséum national d'Histoire Naturelle (MNHN - Paris) Some material digitized by e-ReColNat (ANR-11-INBS-0004)


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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: fea77396-7b26-44cb-8580-aefadc8db276.  MNHN - Museum national d'Histoire naturelle publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF France.


Occurrence; Specimen; Cryptogam; Botany; Taxonomy; Specimens; Collections; Types


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Marc Pignal

Who filled in the metadata:

Simon Chagnoux

Who else was associated with the resource:

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Bart Buyck
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Bruno Dennetière
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Line Legall
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Catherine Rausch
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Bruno Reviers, de

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Alternative Identifiers fea77396-7b26-44cb-8580-aefadc8db276