Herbario Field Museum (F-Botanys)

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Contacts: Nigel Pitman, npitman@fieldmuseum.org
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 4 October 2022
Digital Metadata: EML File
Field Museum
S. Lake Shore Dr., Chicago, IL 60605.
Chicago, Illinois   60605
Collection Statistics
  • 33,564 specimen records
  • 29,459 (88%) georeferenced
  • 218 families
  • 1,477 genera
  • 6,451 species
Extra Statistics
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