Morton Arboretum - Vascular Plants

Occurrence
Latest version published by The Morton Arboretum on Jun 21, 2024 The Morton Arboretum
Publication date:
21 June 2024
Published by:
The Morton Arboretum
License:
CC-BY-NC 4.0

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Description

The Morton Arboretum Herbarium's Vascular Plant Collection numbers more than 190,000 specimens. The foci are the plants of the Chicago Region, woody plants of the temperate zone, cultivated plants of The Morton Arboretum, and specimens that support research by Arboretum staff and collaborators.

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 101,866 records.

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.

Versions

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Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is The Morton Arboretum. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC 4.0) License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 70e448fa-98b0-4ae7-a7a4-404f6175e7c9.  The Morton Arboretum publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Symbiota Support Hub.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

The Morton Arboretum Herbarium
  • Originator
Herbarium Staff
The Morton Arboretum
4100 Illinois Route 53
60532 Lisle
IL
US
Andrew Hipp
  • Point Of Contact
Director of the Herbarium and Senior Scientist in Plant Systematics
The Morton Arboretum
4100 Illinois Route 53
60532 Lisle
IL
US
Marlene Hahn
  • User
  • Point Of Contact
Plant Systematics Research Program Manager
The Morton Arboretum
4100 Illinois Route 53
60532 Lisle
Illinois
US
Lindsey Worcester
  • Point Of Contact
Herbarium Coordinator
The Morton Arboretum
4100 Illinois Route 53
60532 Lisle
Illinois
US

Geographic Coverage

Our geographic focus is woody plants of the temperate zone, Chicago Region Flora, and Cultivated Plants of the Morton Arboretum.

Bounding Coordinates South West [-54.717, -166.938], North East [72, 175.533]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1827-05-23 / 2024-05-09

Additional Metadata