General Observation and Personal Collections (MP)

Personal research data managed directly within data portal. This data node allows researchers to enter, manage, and print labels for their field data before specimens are deposited within a public collection. The records are considered 'observations' until the specimens are formally accessioned and a physical specimen available to researchers within a public institution.
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Collection Type: General Observations
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 5a2ec9f3-29e6-4fac-90bc-90652e5eeacd
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Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 4,810 occurrence
  • 2,961 (62%) georeferenced
  • 3,423 (71%) with images
  • 19 GenBank references
  • 3,772 (78%) identified to species
  • 137 families
  • 505 genera
  • 1,948 species
  • 2,134 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics