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The Herbarium View is used by herbaria to organize their collections of dried plant material.

  Item Notes
1 Sheet number The unique identifier employed by an herbarium to reference this collection of dried and mounted plant material.
2 Collector name The name of the person who obtained the material in the field.
3 Collection number The serialized number for the named collector attached to this herbarium sheet.
4 Collection location A description of where the plant material was collected and enough information for others to reestablish the location at a later time.
5 Collection date The date the plant material was obtained from the field.
6 Tag needs printing Checked when this specimen record is first created and unchecked after a specimen tag has been printed.
7 Herbarium notes A word processing-like note to document additional herbarium related information.  Also used to document general free form descriptive botanical information.

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Last reviewed March 25, 2004   


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