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Poecilia mexicana

Collector:
R. Stone  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific  Search this
Place:
Fiji, Suva, Fiji, Pacific
Collection Date:
Jul 1975
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Cyprinodontiformes, Cyprinodontoidei, Poeciliidae, Poeciliinae
Published Name:
Poecilia mexicana
Accession Number:
318215
USNM Number:
247428
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a0fd36b6-3e15-4388-b487-4380f2060bad
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5105891

Solanum melongena L.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
E. H. Bryan Jr.  Search this
Max. Elevation:
200  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Banana plantation  Search this
Min. Elevation:
200  Search this
Place:
Colo-I-Suva, Fiji, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
21 Jun 1924
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Solanales Solanaceae
Published Name:
Solanum melongena L.
Barcode:
01965519
USNM Number:
3736405
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Flora of Fiji
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3fa0005f2-1fe3-4f23-bdcf-caf0504711ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14938316

Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) de Wit subsp. leucocephala

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Otto Degener  Search this
E. Ordonez  Search this
Place:
Roadside. Viti Levu: Naitasiri: Vicinity of Suva., Fiji, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
15 Nov 1940
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Caesalpinioideae
Published Name:
Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) de Wit subsp. leucocephala
Barcode:
02203068
USNM Number:
1943331
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d97720d7-2a90-44db-9c54-6965fe9d11c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13161495

Canadian Pacific Railway Company

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Serving Australia, Honolulu, Hawaiian Islands, Suva, Fiji, Tasmania, New Zealand, Vancouver, Liverpool. Lines: Canadian-Australian Line. Fleet: Arawa, Warrimoo, Empress of Britain, Empress of Irelandn Lake Champlain, Lake Manitoba, Montrose. Royal Mail steamships.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Ships, Boats, and Vessels, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Steamboats [Ships, Boats, and Vessels]
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Steamboats [Ships, Boats, and Vessels] / Business Records and Marketing Material / Shipping Lines/Conglomerates / C, General / Ca-Cf
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep894eedb8e-52a1-4e70-a6ea-e423a485abbf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-steamboats-ref446

Martin Moyer film collection

Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (black-and-white, color, sound, silent; 179,000 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Sound films
Silent films
Travelogs
Educational films
Place:
Africa
South Africa
Fiji
Oceania
Tonga
India
Suva (Fiji)
Nepal
Europe
Italy
Greece
North America
Vancouver Island (B.C.)
Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
Cascade Range
Date:
circa 1950-1985
Scope and Contents:
Film collection created by Martin Moyer primarily consists of 59 edited film titles produced and distributed for the educational film market by his independent film company Martin Moyer Productions based in Seattle, Washington. Film subjects include social and cultural studies, geography, environmental sciences, art, mathematics, forestry, and physical education.

Collection also includes ten edited films produced by Martin Moyer in the early 1950s in partnership with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. These ten shorts were filmed in Fiji and the Pacific Islands and document the culture of that region. In addition, the collection includes film of South Africa from the 1940s and 1950s attributed to Richard Peck.

Finally, there are miscellaneous film materials related to collaborative and sponsored projects that include film footage of India, Nepal, Europe and Africa.

Supplementary materials: photographs, synopses, study guides, promotional materials, newspaper articles.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Biographical / Historical:
Martin Moyer was an independent producer and distributer of educational films primarily from the 1950s through the 1970s. His company, Martin Moyer Productions, was based in Seattle, Washington. Film subjects include social and cultural studies, art, geography, forestry, environmental sciences, physical education and mathematics. In the early 1950s Moyer, in partnership with Charles Stinson, produced short films shot in Fiji and other South Pacific islands, for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji.
Provenance:
Received from Martin Moyer in 1996.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Formations (Geology)  Search this
Art  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound films
silent films
Travelogs
Educational films
Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1996.06
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc98393af90-7f94-46f2-93e3-124b3a558747
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1996-06

Glimpses of Fiji

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (13 minutes, black-and-white sound; 471 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1952
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by Martin Moyer and directed and narrated by Charles Stinson in assocaition with South Sea Films for television. Film begins with film footage of a major intersection in Suva, Fiji, with the narrator explaining that here all the races of the South Pacific can be seen. Stinson proceeds to interview the "man on the street" followed by a visit to the Suva market (breadfruit, taro and Tongan baskets), viewing unloading the boat Komaiwai at portside and listening to two songs sung by the shipmates of the boat Tuveuni. ("We Live in Suva Today" is first song.)
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.59
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9a5bbfa32-d4e3-4091-afc8-2682df8e6d96
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref21

A South Seas Odyssey

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
2 Film reels (color sound; 757 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by Martin Moyer in association with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. Films document the cultures of Fiji and other Pacific Islands.
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.62
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9b638ffd8-5244-4a84-8ad5-f0fc4c980d0d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref64

Hindus in Paradise

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (color sound; 800 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film (incomplete) produced by Martin Moyer in association with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. Films document the cultures of Fiji and other Pacific Islands.
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.63
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9c1da6fd5-2671-4319-9172-73bc62695f78
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref65

Papers and Paste

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (color sound; 400 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by Martin Moyer in association with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. Films document the cultures of Fiji and other Pacific Islands.
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.64
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc91f754118-51fe-4865-801f-b1ed654be755
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref66

Bure an Island Home

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (black-and-white sound; 400 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by Martin Moyer in association with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. Films document the cultures of Fiji and other Pacific Islands. Bure is a Fijian structure used for ritual and domestic activities.
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.65
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9b8638d70-f082-4f44-862f-82e0726f1a84
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref67

Fijian Harmonies

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (black-and-white sound; 625 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by Martin Moyer in association with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. Films document the cultures of Fiji and other Pacific Islands.
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.66
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc95756d885-19be-4bb1-af70-b8c3b0776359
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref68

Kava Island Root Beverage

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (black-and-white silent; 700 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by Martin Moyer in association with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. Films document the cultures of Fiji and other Pacific Islands.
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.67
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9a49c985d-3ab4-408a-a03f-372aa8bee6b9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref69

Lovu Island Cooking

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (black-and-white silent; 400 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by Martin Moyer in association with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. Films document the cultures of Fiji and other Pacific Islands. This film may be traditional Fijian lovo cooking.
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.68
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9951914f4-f208-46b6-b450-6be22b3b0e6f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref70

Where Days Begin

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (black-and-white sound; 400 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by Martin Moyer in association with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. Films document the cultures of Fiji and other Pacific Islands.
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.73
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9362458ef-99f4-4f49-b7f6-7f8105523b72
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref71

Riding the Choo-Choo

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (black-and-white sound; 500 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by Martin Moyer in association with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. Films document the cultures of Fiji and other Pacific Islands.
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.69
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc99afbedbf-91b4-4470-8bd4-2a8be998a9e0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref72

South Pacfic Indians

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (black-and-white silent; 800 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by Martin Moyer in association with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. Films document the cultures of Fiji and other Pacific Islands.
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.70
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc93e883eb7-0f67-4910-a7ea-d0b11e81ed6a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref73

Sulus and Sandals

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (black-and-white silent; 900 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by Martin Moyer in association with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. Films document the cultures of Fiji and other Pacific Islands.
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.71
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9cf6d9872-c27b-4924-91d7-64d361fc3eaf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref74

Tapa Island Bark Cloth

Collection Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (black-and-white sound; 400 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1950-1960
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by Martin Moyer in association with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. Films document the cultures of Fiji and other Pacific Islands.
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1996.6.72
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9425d0980-efe9-4cd8-bf72-386bdd89a98c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1996-06-ref75

Stolephorus apiensis

Collector:
Rolf L. Bolin  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific  Search this
Vessel:
Te Vega  Search this
Place:
South of Ndra Nimbota (Cave) Islet west of Suva, Fiji, Fiji, Pacific
Collection Date:
11 May 1965
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Osteoglossomorpha, Clupeiformes, Clupeoidei, Engraulidae
Published Name:
Stolephorus apiensis
Accession Number:
289275
USNM Number:
466132
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3790d486e-ad90-4af6-a5d3-d342d65a5881
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_16831604

Achilleanthus smithii (Fosberg) J.G. Chavez

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
John W. Gillespie  Search this
Min. Elevation:
150  Search this
Place:
Viti LEvu, Naitrasiri Prov., vicinity of Nasinu, 9 mi. from Suva., Fiji, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
24 Oct 1927
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Gentianales Rubiaceae Cinchonoideae
Published Name:
Achilleanthus smithii (Fosberg) J.G. Chavez
Barcode:
04174275
USNM Number:
1967755
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/384ec790e-d5a6-40d9-9ad2-2e4298286b4d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16746274

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