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Dataset on reference specimens of medicinal plants collected under ORSTOM field works and conserved at the CNARP herbarium

Latest version published by Madagascar Biodiversity Information Facility (MadBIF) on Aug 24, 2017 Madagascar Biodiversity Information Facility (MadBIF)

This dataset concerns medicinal plant specimens collected under medicinal plants census program carried out by the medicinal plants section of the ORSTOM In between 1962 to 1972, the medicinal plants section of the ORSTOM carried out in Madagascar an intensive research and collected a large amount of plant specimens for reference. By the end of the program, these specimens were handed to CNARP as the national reference institution for medicinal plants at the end of the program.

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RAKOTONDRAJAONA R (2017): Dataset on reference specimens of medicinal plants collected under ORSTOM field works and conserved at the CNARP herbarium. v1.0. Madagascar Biodiversity Information Facility (MadBIF). Dataset/Metadata. http://ipt.madbif.mg/resource?r=medicinal_plants_orstom_cnarp&v=1.0

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The publisher and rights holder of this work is Madagascar Biodiversity Information Facility (MadBIF). 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: eaa17aea-31ff-4403-b0a8-d0d152e37f16.  Madagascar Biodiversity Information Facility (MadBIF) publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Madagascar.

Keywords

Metadata; Plantae; Tracheophyta; Medicinal plant

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Roland RAKOTONDRAJAONA
Researcher
CNARP Rue RAHAJARIZAFY RP Ambodivoanjo 101 Antananariov Analamanga +261 20 428 01

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Stéphan RAKOTONANDRASANA
Curator
CNARP Rue RAHAJARIZAFY RP Ambodivoanjo 101 Antananarivo Analamanga MG +261 20 428 01
Roland RAKOTONANDRAJAONA
Researchere
CNARP Rue RAHAJARIZAFY RP Ambodivoanjo 101 Antananarivo Analamanga MG +261 20 428 01

Who filled in the metadata:

Stéphan RAKOTONANDRASANA
Curator
CNARP Rue RAHAJARIZAFY RP Ambodivoanjo 101 Antananarivo Analamanga MG +261 20 428 01
Jaona RANAIVO
Researcher
MadBIF Po. Box 1739 101 Antananarivo Analamanga +261 33 772 79
Herizo RANDRIAMBANONA
MadBIF node manager
MadBIF Po. Box 1739 101 Antananarivo Antananarivo MG +261 34 60 384 86

Who else was associated with the resource:

Metadata Provider
Jaona Ranaivo
Researcher
MadBIF Po. Box 39 101 Antananarivo Analamanga MG +261 33 772 79

Geographic Coverage

This dataset concerns specimens collected throughout the Malagasy territory

Bounding Coordinates South West [-25.7, 43.1], North East [-12.01, 50.54]

Taxonomic Coverage

Plantae; Tracheophyta

Kingdom  Plantae (Plants)
Phylum  Tracheophyta

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1962-01-01 / 1972-01-01

Project Data

This program is part of a larger project concerning the digitization of all the specimens holdings of the herbarium. This project was initiated under the SEP - CEPDEC program.

Title Digitization of the medicinal plant specimens collected through the NCI program and conserved at the herbarium of the Department of Ethnobotany of CNARP
Funding The initiation of the project was funded by SEP - CEPDEC 1 through MadBIF

The personnel involved in the project:

Stéphan RAKOTONANDRASANA
Roland RAKOTONDRAJAONA

Additional Metadata

Purpose to document the dataset
Alternative Identifiers http://ipt.madbif.mg/resource?r=medicinal_plants_orstom_cnarp