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SPF herbarium - Universidade de são Paulo - Herbário Virtual REFLORA

Latest version published by Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro on May 19, 2018 Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro

Herbarium Collection of the São Paulo University\Brazil. The SPF herbarium collection constitutes the basis of much of the research performed at the Botany Department from IB-USP, housing more than 220,000 specimens and 900 nomenclatural types, especially of plants from the Espinhaço Range and from Central Brazil mountains.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 86,059 records. 2 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

  • Occurrence (core)
    86059
  • Identification 
    106373
  • Multimedia 
    87941

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

Downloads

Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 86,059 records in Portuguese (10 MB) - Update frequency: weekly
Metadata as an EML file download in English (10 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (8 KB)

Versions

The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Mello-Silva R, Cassano V, Pirani J R, Jono V, Lohmann L G, Figueiredo R R D (2015): SPF herbarium - Universidade de são Paulo - Herbário Virtual REFLORA. v1.105. Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro. Dataset/Occurrence. http://ipt.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/resource?r=spf_herbarium&v=1.105

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has not been registered with GBIF

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Renato Mello-Silva
Valéria Cassano
José Rubens Pirani
vice-curator
Universidade de São Paulo
Viviane Jono
technician
Universidade de São Paulo BR
Lucia Garcez Lohmann
Professor
Universidade de São Paulo
Roberta Rocha de Figueiredo
Technician
Universidade de São Paulo

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Viviane Jono
technician
Universidade de São Paulo BR
Rafaela Forzza
Reflora corrdinator
Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro Rua Pacheco Leão 915 22460-030 Rio de Janeiro RJ BR +552132042082

Who filled in the metadata:

João Lanna
Rio de Janeiro Botanical Garden Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro BR
Viviane Jono
technician
Universidade de São Paulo BR

Who else was associated with the resource:

Programmer
Vitor Monteiro
Editor
Eduardo Dalcin
Núcleo de Computação Científica
Rio de Janeiro Botanic Garden

Geographic Coverage

It is noteworthy the collection of plants from the rocky fields, mainly from Espinhaço Range of mountains of Minas Gerais and Bahia

Bounding Coordinates South West [-23.11, -48.67], North East [-10.97, -39.92]

Taxonomic Coverage

Other prominent collections are those associated with the taxonomic groups with experts in the Institution: Brasilian Marine Algae, Annonaceae, Bignoniaceae, Eriocaulaceae, Picramniaceae, Rutaceae, Simaroubaceae and Velloziaceae. In particular, the collections of Brasilian Marine Algae, Eriocaulaceae and Velloziaceae are among the best in the world.

Family  Annonaceae,  Bignoniaceae,  Eriocaulaceae,  Picramniaceae,  Rutaceae,  Simaroubaceae,  Velloziaceae
Informal  Brasilian Marine Algae

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers http://ipt.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/resource?r=spf_herbarium