Occurrence

Vascular plant herbarium, The Arctic University Museum of Norway (TROM)

Latest version published by UiT The Arctic University of Norway on 20 August 2022 UiT The Arctic University of Norway
The vascular plant herbarium TROM at The Arctic University Museum of Norway (former Tromsø Museum) houses about 200 000 specimens.... More
Publication date:
20 August 2022
License:
CC-BY 4.0

Description

The vascular plant herbarium TROM at The Arctic University Museum of Norway (former Tromsø Museum) houses about 200 000 specimens.

The collection is arranged in four parts: Nordic, Arctic, ‘Other foreign’ and Garden plants. TROM is particularly rich in accessions from the North of Norwegian mainland. Among the Nordic collections, 80-85 % originate from North Norway, Troms og Finnmark and Nordland counties. Herbarium also contains valuable collections from other Nordic countries as well as the circum-arctic areas. The Arctic herbarium contains over 10 000 specimens from Svalbard, Bjørnøya, Greenland, arctic Russia, arctic Canada and Alaska.

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 175,837 records.

1 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)
    175837
  • Multimedia 
    20293

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 175,837 records in English (15 MB) - Update frequency: irregular
Metadata as an EML file download in English (6 kB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (5 kB)

Versions

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

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is UiT The Arctic University of Norway. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: d0aa984e-c6d3-45ee-8fc0-df1df8f4126b.  UiT The Arctic University of Norway publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Norway.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen; Occurrence; musit-norway

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Heini Emilia Rämä
Head Engineer/Collector Manager
The Arctic University Museum of Norway
Postboks 6050
NO-9037 Tromsø
Troms
NO
+4745068244
https://en.uit.no/ansatte/person?p_document_id=332968

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Heini Emilia Rämä
Head Engineer/Collector Manager
The Arctic University Museum of Norway
Postboks 6050
NO-9037 Tromsø
Troms
NO
+4745068244
https://en.uit.no/ansatte/person?p_document_id=332968

Who filled in the metadata:

Heini Emilia Rämä
Head Engineer/Collector Manager
The Arctic University Museum of Norway
Postboks 6050
NO-9037 Tromsø
Troms
NO
+4745068244
https://en.uit.no/ansatte/person?p_document_id=332968

Who else was associated with the resource:

Custodian Steward
GBIF Norway
GBIF Norway
Norway
NO
https://www.gbif.no

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers d0aa984e-c6d3-45ee-8fc0-df1df8f4126b
https://ipt.gbif.no/resource?r=trom_vascular