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Onuminya T, Ogundipe O, Igbari A (2022): A Checklist of Plants Growing on the Akoka Campus of the University of Lagos, Lagos,Nigeria. v1.0. University of Lagos. Dataset/Checklist. http://ipt-nigeria.gbif.fr/resource?r=unilag_flora&v=1.0
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Checklist; Forbs; Herbs; Grasses; Trees; Wetland; Conservation; Mangrove; UNILAG; Flora; Inventoryregional
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Samples were collected in various locations across the campus.
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]|
The collection includes herbaceous plants, climbers, forbs and trees belonging to the families Family Acanthaceae, Amaranthaceae, Anacardiaceae, Annonaceae, Apiaceae, Apocynaceae, Araliaceae, Araceae, Arecaceae, Aristolochiaceae, Asparagaceae, Asteraceae, Bignoniaceae, Cochlospermaceae, Cordiaceae, Boraginaceae, Burseraceae, Cactaceae, Caricaceae, Casuarinaceae, Celastraceae, Cleomaceae, Caryophyllaceae, Commelinaceae, Convolvulaceae, Cucurbitaceae, Cyperaceae, Cupressaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Ebenaceae, Dioscoreaceae, Lamiaceae, Loganiaceae, Loranthaceae, Lyhraceae, Malvaceae, Poaceae, Fabaceae, Combretaceae, Sapindaceae, Maranthaceae, Melastomataceae, Moraceae, Myrtaceae, Nyctaginaceae, Ochnaceae, Orobanchaceae, Oxalidaceae, Papaveraceae, Martyniaceae, Rubiaceae, Pedaliacaeae, Phyllanthaceae, Onagraceae, Portulacaceae, Talinaceae, Rhamnaceae, Sapotaceae, Vitaceae, Verbenaceae, Asphodelaceae, Zingiberaceae, Zygophyllaceae amongst others.
|Start Date / End Date||2013-03-01 / 2020-12-11|
This is a checklist of Plants growing within the University of Lagos, Akoka campus, Lagos, Nigeria.
|Title||Expanding the visibility of the Lagos Herbarium through Digitization and Mobilization of Plant Specimen Data - BID-AF2020-009-INS|
|Study Area Description||The Project is domiciled at the University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria.|
|Design Description||Data was mobilized from preserved voucher specimens in the LUH.|
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Samples were collected using quadrat, line transect or free walking method depending on the location.
|Study Extent||The study was conducted within the University of Lagos Akoka|
|Quality Control||Replicates were collected at each location using randomization.|
Method step description:
- Random sampling method was used.
- Nodza, I. G., Onuminya, T.O. and Ogundipe, O.T. (2014). A Checklist of Tree Species Growing on Akoka Campus of University of Lagos, Nigeria. International Journal of Science, Environment and Technology 3(3):1021 – 1034. Nodza, G.I, Anthony, R.U., Onuminya, T.O. and Ogundipe, O.T. (2021). Floristic Studies on Herbaceous and Grass Species Growing in the University of Lagos, Nigeria. Tanzania Journal of Science 47(1): 80-90.