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

Occurrence
Latest version published by UiT The Arctic University of Norway on Apr 22, 2024 UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Publication date:
22 April 2024
License:
CC-BY 4.0

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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 176,784 records.

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Occurrence (core)
176784
Multimedia 
175931

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