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Anarthria scabra R. Br.

Biogeographical Region:
50 - Australia  Search this
Collector:
R, Spjut  Search this
Place:
Southwest: Coast Hwy between Yallingup and Augusta near Cave Rock., Western Australia, Australia, Australasia
Collection Date:
12 Oct 1981
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Restionaceae Anarthrioideae
Published Name:
Anarthria scabra R. Br.
Barcode:
03866465
USNM Number:
2941016
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c94c84b0-8345-438e-85b8-2a8af182490b
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15649300

Anarthria scabra R. Br.

Biogeographical Region:
50 - Australia  Search this
Collector:
R, Spjut  Search this
Place:
Southwest: Coast Hwy between Yallingup and Augusta near Cave Rock., Western Australia, Australia, Australasia
Collection Date:
12 Oct 1981
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Restionaceae Anarthrioideae
Published Name:
Anarthria scabra R. Br.
Barcode:
03866462
USNM Number:
2941017
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/362e87b6a-b499-44bc-b2ab-f3da5b087812
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15619466

Cephalocarpus dracaenula Nees

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
H. E. Moore  Search this
John D. Ambrose  Search this
R. E. Dietz  Search this
Donald H. Pfister  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Place:
Low mossy forest above savanna south of Ptari-tepui 1 1/2 hours from "Cave Rock"by foot, Ptari-tepui; slopes and rocks in vicinity of "Cave Rock" camp below southern face of mountain, Bolivar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Aug 1970 to 19 Aug 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Cephalocarpus dracaenula Nees
Cephalocarpus rigidus Gilly
Barcode:
02236864
USNM Number:
2907319
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c59f5e2d-edf8-4351-9a79-69010cc4fcf3
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13523247

Tillandsia turneri var. orientalis L.B. Sm.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Moore Jr.  Search this
John D. Ambrose  Search this
R. E. Dietz  Search this
Donald H. Pfister  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Low forest  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, vicinity of "Cave Rock" camp; on trail directly upward from camp, Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Aug 1970 to 19 Aug 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Bromeliaceae Tillandsioideae
Published Name:
Tillandsia turneri var. orientalis L.B. Sm.
Barcode:
00879966
USNM Number:
2751699
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3cc0a4f1c-28d3-4ce5-aa9b-3d0ebc24ed6a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10743668

Paepalanthus squamuliferus Moldenke

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Moore Jr.  Search this
John D. Ambrose  Search this
R. E. Dietz  Search this
Donald H. Pfister  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Stegolepis-Brocchinia-Heliamphora bog W of western edge of cliffs on Ptari-tepui, about 2/3 the way from camp to base of cliffs.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, vicinity of "Cave Rock" camp below southern face of mountain, Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Aug 1970 to 19 Aug 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Eriocaulaceae
Published Name:
Paepalanthus squamuliferus Moldenke
Barcode:
00812015
USNM Number:
2751698
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/380db0269-5b04-40a3-b69e-8dae978b5696
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10743692

Anthurium roraimense N.E. Br.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Moore Jr.  Search this
John D. Ambrose  Search this
R. E. Dietz  Search this
Donald H. Pfister  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Slopes and rocks below southern face of mountain  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, vicinity of "Cave Rock" camp, Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Aug 1970 to 19 Aug 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Arales Araceae Pothoideae
Published Name:
Anthurium roraimense N.E. Br.
Barcode:
00672315
USNM Number:
2751663
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35117e759-5a59-488d-a885-3c8b2087679b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10743780

Harperocallis schomburgkiana (Oliv.) Campbell & Dorr

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Moore Jr.  Search this
John D. Ambrose  Search this
R. E. Dietz  Search this
Donald H. Pfister  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Savanna, soil moist with scattered shrubs  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, south of; 1 1/2 hours from "Cave Rock" camp by foot, Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Aug 1970 to 19 Aug 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Alismatales Tofieldiaceae
Published Name:
Harperocallis schomburgkiana (Oliv.) Campbell & Dorr
Isidrogalvia schomburgkiana (Oliv.) Cruden
Barcode:
00871376
USNM Number:
2907313
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3de516532-f5d1-47fb-914e-00506406dd66
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10743803

Lagenocarpus stellatus (Boeckeler) Kuntze

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Moore Jr.  Search this
John D. Ambrose  Search this
R. E. Dietz  Search this
Donald H. Pfister  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Wet forest below camp  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, vicinity of "Cave Rock" camp, Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Aug 1970 to 19 Aug 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Lagenocarpus stellatus (Boeckeler) Kuntze
Didymiandrum stellatum (Boeckeler) Gilly
Barcode:
00873418
USNM Number:
2907318
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30feb6d07-5b10-42b8-b864-4734df16a70b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10743822

Paepalanthus schomburgkii Klotzsch ex Körn.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Moore Jr.  Search this
John D. Ambrose  Search this
R. E. Dietz  Search this
Donald H. Pfister  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Open boggy savanna to west of last large rock on trail below tepui  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, vicinity of "Cave Rock" camp below southern face of mountain, Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Aug 1970 to 19 Aug 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Eriocaulaceae
Published Name:
Paepalanthus schomburgkii Klotzsch ex Körn.
Barcode:
00812009
USNM Number:
2751689
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ad20df0d-38ae-41c7-b3ec-75102403c334
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10743978

Everardia angusta N.E. Br.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Moore Jr.  Search this
John D. Ambrose  Search this
R. E. Dietz  Search this
Donald H. Pfister  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Open boggy savanna to west of last large rock on trail below Sw face of tepui.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, vicinity of "Cave Rock" camp below southern face of mountain, Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Aug 1970 to 19 Aug 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Everardia angusta N.E. Br.
Barcode:
00873446
USNM Number:
2907316
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a2391eff-ca99-413f-9690-a52c7992f8a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10743987

Xyris albescens Steyerm.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Moore Jr.  Search this
John D. Ambrose  Search this
R. E. Dietz  Search this
Donald H. Pfister  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Open boggy savanna to west of last large rock on trail below Sw face of tepui.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, vicinity of "Cave Rock" camp below southern face of mountain, Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Aug 1970 to 19 Aug 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Xyridaceae Xyridoideae
Published Name:
Xyris albescens Steyerm.
Barcode:
00859656
USNM Number:
2751676
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/366cb2301-33a2-4d7f-af27-d2e4989ccef3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10743990

Everardia montana subsp. ptariensis (Gilly) T. Koyama & Maguire

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Moore Jr.  Search this
John D. Ambrose  Search this
R. E. Dietz  Search this
Donald H. Pfister  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Exposed rock in Bonnetia forest directly upward from camp  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, vicinity of "Cave Rock" camp; on trail directly upward from camp, Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Aug 1970 to 19 Aug 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Everardia montana subsp. ptariensis (Gilly) T. Koyama & Maguire
Barcode:
00873455
USNM Number:
2907317
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d87367da-6bd9-48bd-b62b-28ed32f41e34
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10743672

Philodendron roraimae K. Krause

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Julian A. Steyermark  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
South-facing forested slopes overlying sandstone  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1800  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, just west of "Cave Rock", Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
4 Nov 1944
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Arales Araceae Aroideae
Published Name:
Philodendron roraimae K. Krause
Barcode:
00683693
USNM Number:
1901798
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36bb36472-9672-488b-9e6e-bc0ef78a1415
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10671103

Brocchinia acuminata L.B. Sm.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Julian A. Steyermark  Search this
Max. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
SE-facing slopes  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1585  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, "Cave Rock" above "Cave Camp", Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
10 Nov 1944 to 11 Nov 1944
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Bromeliaceae Brocchinioideae
Published Name:
Brocchinia acuminata L.B. Sm.
Barcode:
00823839
USNM Number:
1906889
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38808c83c-d261-4f99-9bdd-53623115ab2d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10670752

Xyris hymenachne Mart.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Julian A. Steyermark  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Steep forested slopes at base of first line of sandstone bluffs.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2130  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, south-facing part, E of "Cave Rock", Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
4 Nov 1944
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Xyridaceae Xyridoideae
Published Name:
Xyris hymenachne Mart.
Barcode:
00859842
USNM Number:
1901799
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3bbfd8e23-a6d3-4972-9c68-16adfe0d1f10
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10671107

Anthurium scandens (Aubl.) Engl. subsp. scandens

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Julian A. Steyermark  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Steep forested slopes at base of first line of sandstone bluffs, on south-facing part, east of "Cave Rock"  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2130  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, E of "Cave Rock", Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
4 Nov 1944
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Arales Araceae Pothoideae
Published Name:
Anthurium scandens (Aubl.) Engl. subsp. scandens
Barcode:
00672307
USNM Number:
1901800
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/332b234a6-83e9-429f-8959-39dff75392be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10671109

Stegolepis parvipetala Steyerm.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Harold E. Moore Jr.  Search this
John D. Ambrose  Search this
R. E. Dietz  Search this
Donald H. Pfister  Search this
Donald H. Pfister  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2000  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Bonnetia forest along trail from camp to SW shoulder of mountain  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Place:
Ptari-tepuí, vicinity of "Cave Rock" camp below southern face of mountain, Bolívar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Aug 1970 to 19 Aug 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Rapateaceae Saxofridericioideae
Published Name:
Stegolepis parvipetala Steyerm.
Barcode:
00964327
USNM Number:
2751693
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38e2153f4-2c0c-4818-94ee-0cf2937b88db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10633944

Brocchinia secunda L.B. Sm.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Julian A. Steyermark  Search this
Max. Elevation:
2130  Search this
Min. Elevation:
2130  Search this
Type Citation:
Smith, L. B. 1951. Fieldiana, Bot. 28: 135.
Type Status:
Isotype
Place:
E of Cave Rock., Bolivar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
4 Nov 1944
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Bromeliaceae Brocchinioideae
Published Name:
Brocchinia secunda L.B. Sm.
Barcode:
00088974
USNM Number:
2539159
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d036fc66-9a28-4ca3-8948-7deeb65955c0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2143852

Rhynchospora ptaritepuiana Steyerm.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Julian A. Steyermark  Search this
Type Citation:
Steyermark, J. A. 1951. Fieldiana, Bot. 28: 45.
Type Status:
Isotype
Place:
Ptari-tepui, east of "Cave Rock"., Bolivar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
4 Nov 1944
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Rhynchospora ptaritepuiana Steyerm.
Rhynchospora lechleri Steud.
Barcode:
00087029
Other Numbers:
fiche number : 0080/B03
USNM Number:
1932084
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37cff5025-6b99-478c-a447-3bd3199a5cf1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_2135279

200,000-Year-Old Bedding Found in South Africa May Be World's Oldest

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
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Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 19 Aug 2020 17:10:04 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
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