OCCURRENCE

Herbarium specimens held at the University of Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria

Latest version published by University of Lagos on 04 March 2022 University of Lagos
This is a collection of preserved herbarium specimen held at the University of Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria.
Publication date:
04 March 2022
Hosted by:
University of Lagos
License:
CC-BY 4.0

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 101 records.

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Versions

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Onuminya T, Ogundipe O, Ajikah L (2022): Herbarium specimens held at the University of Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. v1.2. University of Lagos. Dataset/Occurrence. http://ipt-nigeria.gbif.fr/resource?r=pes_herbarium_specimens&v=1.2

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is University of Lagos. 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: 397646fe-2a1f-4f1a-8c67-1640fde10d13.  University of Lagos publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Nigeria.

Keywords

Occurrence; Plant Specimen

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Temitope Onuminya
Senior Lecturer
University of Lagos
Department of Botany University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
Lagos
NG
+2347030241452
http://www.unilag.edu.ng/botany
Oluwatoyin Ogundipe
Professor
University of Lagos
Department of Botany, University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
Lagos
NG
+2348023201618
http://cebcem.unilag.edu.ng
Linus Ajikah
Lecturer
University of Calabar
Department of Botany University of Calabar
Calabar
Cross River
NG
+234 803 094 7570

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Linus Ajikah
Lecturer
University of Calabar
Department of Botany University of Calabar
Calabar
Cross River
NG
+234 803 094 7570

Who filled in the metadata:

Temitope Onuminya
Senior Lecturer
University of Lagos
Department of Botany University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
Lagos
NG
+2347030241452
http://www.unilag.edu.ng/botany

Who else was associated with the resource:

Point Of Contact
Linus Ajikah
Lecturer
University of Calabar
Department of Botany University of Calabar
Calabar
Cross River
NG
+234 803 094 7570
Metadata Provider
Temitope Onuminya
Senior Lecturer
University of Lagos
Department of Botany University of Lagos
23401 Akoka
Lagos
NG
+2347030241452
http://www.unilag.edu.ng/botany

Geographic Coverage

The Herbarium is located at the University of Calabar, Cross River state.

Bounding Coordinates South West [4.763, 7.965], North East [5.211, 8.663]

Taxonomic Coverage

This covers mainly higher plants in the Division Tracheophyta.

Family  Basellaceae,  Bignoniaceae,  Euphorbiaceae,  Begoniaceae,  Bixallaceae,  Cleomaceae,  Burseraceae,  Commelinaceae,  Combretaceae,  Cyperaceae,  Cucurbitaceae,  Convulvulaceae,  Dioscoreaceae,  Fabaceae,  Phyllanthaceae

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1980-02-02 / 2018-08-10

Project Data

Mobilization of Nigerian Coastal Biodiversity Data for Publication to GBIF

Title Implementation of the Biodiversity Information and data System for Coastal Ecosystems in Nigeria - BID-AF2020-022-NAC
Identifier BID-AF2020-022-NAC
Funding GBIF-BID Grant
Study Area Description Cross river is located in the South-Southern Nigeria along the coast.
Design Description Data was mobilized from preserved herbarium voucher specimens.

The personnel involved in the project:

Point Of Contact
Linus Ajikah

Additional Metadata

Maintenance Description Error detected in the date of a specimen was corrected.
Alternative Identifiers 397646fe-2a1f-4f1a-8c67-1640fde10d13
http://ipt-nigeria.gbif.fr/resource?r=pes_herbarium_specimens