Herbier Louis-Marie (QFA) - Collection de plantes vasculaires

Latest version published by Université Laval on Jan 15, 2018 Université Laval

The Louis-Marie Herbarium houses 750000 specimens among which 600000 are vascular plants. The collection also houses 135000 bryophytes and lichens, 13000 fungi as well as a collection of 2000 seeds. The Louis-Marie Herbarium prioritizes the collection of Arctic-alpine, subarctic and boreal species form Canada and the northern hemisphere. The digitization of the collection is a work in progress. This dataset includes more than 65000 specimens of vascular plants from the province of Quebec. / La collection de l'Herbier comprend au total près de 750000 spécimens dont 600000 plantes vasculaires, 135000 bryophytes et lichens, 13000 champignons ainsi qu'une collection de 2000 graines. L'Herbier accorde une priorité aux espèces arctiques-alpines, subarctiques et boréales du Canada et de l'hémisphère nord. Ce jeu de données comprend plus de 65000 spécimens de plantes vasculaires du Québec.

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 142,528 records.

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.

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Data as a DwC-A file download 142,528 records in French (12 MB) - Update frequency: as needed
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How to cite

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Herbier Louis-Marie (QFA) from Université Laval. http://dx.doi.org/10.5886/3p8ltbg7 (accessed on [date]).

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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 2fd02649-fc08-4957-9ac5-2830e072c097.  Université Laval publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Canada Biodiversity Information Facility.

Keywords

QFA; Herbier Louis-Marie; Université Laval; Canadensys; Canada; Québec; Québec; collection; herbier; herbarium; plantes arctiques-alpines; plantes vasculaires; arctic-alpine; northern hemisphere; hemisphère nord.; Occurrence

External data

The resource data is also available in other formats

Canadensys explorerhttp://data.canadensys.net/explorer/en/resources/qfa-vascular-specimens UTF-8 HTML
GBIF data portalhttp://www.gbif.org/dataset/2fd02649-fc08-4957-9ac5-2830e072c097 UTF-8 HTML

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Kim Damboise
Technicienne en travaux d'enseignement et de recherche
Herbier Louis-Marie, Université Laval 1030 rue de la médecine G1V 0L6 Québec Québec CA 418-656-2131

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Serge Payette
Conservateur
Herbier Louis-Marie, Université Laval 1030 rue de la médecine G1V 0L6 Québec Québec CA 418-656-2544
http://www.bio.ulaval.ca/no_cache/departement/professeurs/fiche_des_professeurs/professeur/11/15/

Who filled in the metadata:

Kim Damboise
Technicienne en travaux d'enseignement et de recherche
Herbier Louis-Marie, Université Laval 1030 rue de la médecine G1V 0L6 Québec Québec CA 418-656-2131

Who else was associated with the resource:

Custodian Steward
Serge Payette
Conservateur
Herbier Louis-Marie, Université Laval 1030 rue de la Médecine G1V 0A6 Québec Québec CA 418-656-2544
http://www.herbier.ulaval.ca
Content Provider
Kim Damboise
Technicienne en travaux d'enseignement et de recherche
Herbier Louis-Marie, Université Laval 1030 rue de la Médecine G1V 0A6 Québec Québec CA 418-656-2131
http://www.herbier.ulaval.ca
Publisher
Université Laval
Université Laval 1030 rue de la médecine G1V 0A6 Québec Québec CA

Geographic Coverage

The Louis-Marie herbarium grants a priority to the Arctic-alpine, subarctic and boreal species from the province of Quebec and the northern hemisphere. This dataset is mainly populated with specimens from the province of Quebec. / L'Herbier Louis-Marie accorde une priorité aux espèces arctiques-alpines, subarctiques et boréales du Québec, du Canada et de l'hémisphère nord. Ce jeu présente principalement des spécimens provenant du Québec.

Bounding Coordinates South West [43.68, -86.64], North East [63.48, -53.28]

Taxonomic Coverage

This dataset includes vascular plants of 145 different families. The most represented families are Asteraceae (7.75%), Cyperaceae (7.25%), Poaceae (6.25%), Lycopodiaceae (6.20%), Rosaceae (5.4%) and Equisetaceae (4.75%). / Le jeu de données comprend des plantes vasculaires de 145 familles différentes. Les familles les plus représentées sont Asteraceae (7.75%), Cyperaceae (7.25%), Poaceae (6.25%), Lycopodiaceae (6.20%), Rosaceae (5.4%) et Equisetaceae (4.75%).

Family  Asteraceae (Asteracées),  Cyperaceae (Cypéracées),  Poaceae (Poacées),  Lycopodiaceae (Lycopodiacées),  Rosaceae (Rosacées),  Equisetaceae (Équisetacées)

Temporal Coverage

Formation Period 1824-present

Collection Data

Collection Name Herbier Louis-Marie
Collection Identifier QFA
Parent Collection Identifier QFA
Specimen preservation methods Mounted

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 2fd02649-fc08-4957-9ac5-2830e072c097
http://dx.doi.org/10.5886/3p8ltbg7
http://data.canadensys.net/ipt/resource?r=qfa-vascular-specimens