Lichen herbarium, UiB

Latest version published by University of Bergen: University Museum on Dec 6, 2019 University of Bergen: University Museum

The Lichen Herbarium contains (as per 2014) 90 000 lichens. The majority is from Norway, but there are also larger, important collections of lichens from North America (T. Tønsberg), Bouvet Island and Antarctica (T. Engelskjøn). Important collectors are J.J. Havaas, J.M. Norman (part of his collection) and T. Tønsberg. The entire lichen collection has been data recorded and the c. 50 000 lichens collected in Norway can be searched for in the common”Norsk Lav Database” (NLD). From this link/connection there is information on red-listed lichens in Norway. T. Tønsberg at the lichen herbarium publishes the lichen exsiccate “Lichenes isidiosi et sorediosi crustacei exsiccati”.

Data Records

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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: fb1ecd28-f09e-4747-8bde-0b3d7a6f78d1.  University of Bergen: University Museum publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Norway.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

University of Bergen
University of Bergen Bergen

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Tor Tønsberg
University of Bergen Bergen NO

Who filled in the metadata:

GBIF Norway
GBIF Norway Sars gate 1 0562 Oslo Norway NO +4722851620
https://www.gbif.no

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
GBIF Norway
GBIF Norway Sars gate 1 0562 Oslo Norway NO +47-22851620
https://www.gbif.no

Geographic Coverage

World

Bounding Coordinates South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers fb1ecd28-f09e-4747-8bde-0b3d7a6f78d1
https://ipt.gbif.no/resource?r=bg_lichens