Canadian Museum of Nature - Herbarium (CMN-CAN)

Records from the Canadian Museum of Nature Herbarium (The National Herbarium of Canada), including algae (CANA), bryophytes (CANM), lichens (CANL) and vascular plants (CAN). NOTE that geographical co-ordinates in the records are in some cases transcribed from specimen labels, whereas in others they have been derived by CMN staff from secondary sources (georeferencing). No GBIF field is available to differentiate records of each type. If you require this information, please contact CMN staff.

Curator: Jennifer Doubt, jdoubt@nature.ca
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 1 November 2023
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Canadian Museum of Nature
Cite this collection:
Canadian Museum of Nature - Herbarium. Occurrence dataset (ID: 4eeb0fa5-4885-4b8a-8fde-e823b448022f) accessed via the New Brunswick Museum Collections Portal, /portal, 2024-07-20).
Collection Statistics
  • 8,837 specimen records
  • 8,116 (92%) georeferenced
  • 225 (3%) with images (253 total images)
  • 7,460 (84%) identified to species
  • 255 families
  • 700 genera
  • 1,412 species
  • 1,502 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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