Catalogue of the herbarium specimens collected from Discovery Bay and Runaway Bay, Jamaica, West Indies, 1958-1999.

Latest version published by Caribbean Coastal Data Centre, Centre for Marine Sciences on Mar 11, 2019 Caribbean Coastal Data Centre, Centre for Marine Sciences

This is a catalogue of the terrestrial plants collected by the University of the West Indies from Discovery Bay and Runaway Bay in the parish of St. Ann, Jamaica, West Indies, during the period 1958 to 1999. It includes 201 plant species representing 54 families that were collected and identified by D. L. Kelly, A. C. Podzorski, G. Ellison and J. H. Palmer. These herbarium specimens form part of the University of the West Indies and the Institute of Jamaica online virtual herbarium collection (www.jamaicavirtualherbarium.com).

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 201 records.

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Douglas D (2018): Catalogue of the herbarium specimens collected from Discovery Bay and Runaway Bay, Jamaica, West Indies, 1958-1999.. v1.3. Caribbean Coastal Data Centre, Centre for Marine Sciences. Dataset/Occurrence. https://cloud.gbif.org/bid/resource?r=dbml_virtual_herbarium&v=1.3

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GBIF Registration

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Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen Virtual herbarium

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Deana-Lee Douglas
Scientific Officer
University of the West Indies – Discovery Bay Marine Laboratory Discovery Bay St Ann JM 1 876 973-2241
https://www.mona.uwi.edu/cms/dbml.htm

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Deana-Lee Douglas
Scientific Officer
University of the West Indies – Discovery Bay Marine Laboratory Discovery Bay St Ann JM 1 876 973-2241
https://www.mona.uwi.edu/cms/dbml.htm

Who filled in the metadata:

Marcia Creary Ford
Environmental Data Manager
University of the West Indies - Centre for Marine Sciences Mona Campus Kingston 7 JM 1 876 9271609
http://www.mona.uwi.edu/cms/ccdc/

Who else was associated with the resource:

Metadata Provider
Marcia Creary Ford
Curator
Philip Rose
Lecturer
UWI-Department of Life Sciences Mona Campus Kingston 7 JM
https://www.mona.uwi.edu/lifesciences/index.htm

Geographic Coverage

Discovery Bay and Runaway Bay in the parish of St. Ann, Jamaica

Bounding Coordinates South West [18.362, -77.514], North East [18.518, -77.147]

Taxonomic Coverage

Terrestrial plants identified to species

Class  Magnoliopsida,  Liliopsida

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1958-01-01 / 1999-01-01

Project Data

This is a catalogue of the terrestrial plants collected by the University of the West Indies from Discovery Bay and Runaway Bay in the parish of St. Ann, Jamaica, West Indies, during the period 1958 to 1999. It includes 201 plant species representing 54 families that were collected and identified by D. L. Kelly, A. C. Podzorski, G. Ellison and J. H. Palmer. These herbarium specimens form part of the University of the West Indies and the Institute of Jamaica online virtual herbarium collection (www.jamaicavirtualherbarium.com).

Title Catalogue of the herbarium specimens collected from Discovery Bay and Runaway Bay, Jamaica, West Indies, 1958-1999.
Identifier BID-CA2016-0004-SMA
Funding University of the West Indies, Institute of Jamaica
Study Area Description Discovery Bay and Runaway Bay in the parish of St. Ann, Jamaica W.I.
Design Description Plant specimens were collected and identified by D. L. Kelly, A. C. Podzorski, G. Ellison and J. H. Palmer during the period 1958 and 1999.

The personnel involved in the project:

Content Provider
Deana-Lee Douglas

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 1c1c6cff-9943-4e9c-bb7b-0cbf5be39c21
https://cloud.gbif.org/bid/resource?r=dbml_virtual_herbarium