Herbarium Details:
Name:
Mote Marine Laboratory
Herbarium Code:
MOT
Current Status:
Active
Correspondent(s):
Ernest Estevez, Director, estevez@mote.org
Contact:
[1] 941 388 4441 ext. 251
Fax: [1] 941 388 4312
Address:
Herbarium
Center for Coastal Ecology
Mote Marine Laboratory
1600 Ken Thompson Parkway
Sarasota, Florida 34236
U.S.A.
Map:
Number of Specimens:
8000
Important Collectors:
K. M. S. Aziz, Jay Bartels, H. L. Blomquist, M. Boardman, Beryl Chadwick, Eugenie Clark, John T. Conover, Clinton J. Dawes, Susanna Dudley, Cy Duevel, J. P. Dyer III, S. Earle, Nat Eisman, Perry Gilbert, Henry Hildebrand, H. J. Humm, Alython B. Joly, Chun Su Kim, John Kingsbury, Elaine Lyons, G. Mead, Pat Morrissey, William Mote, John D. Ogden , William D. Perkins, M. Diaz Piferrer, Annemarie Rehm, Brad Robbins, Hugh Scott, Roberta Scott, Alva B. See, Fred Small, David Stahl, John Taylor, S. E. Taylor, L. Ward
Specialty:
Taxonomic Coverage: Algae, seagrasses.
Geography: Florida (Sarasota, Florida Keys, Florida west coast, Pinellas County, Boca Raton, etc.), Belize, Brazil, California, Cayman Islands, Connecticut, Cuba, Ireland, Maine, Mexico, New Hampshire, North Carolina (Beaufort), Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Southern Gulf of Mexico, US Virgin Islands.
Date Founded:
1955
Notes:
Updated Oct 2010. In addition to accessioned specimens, MOT contains a number of catalogs/finding aids/supplementary resources including: reprints; lists; indices; algae by region; bibliographic records; card catalog of specimens numbering approximately 1280 cards; a collection of guide/catalogs numbering approximately 200 pages; preliminary checklists; artifact keys including diagrams, descriptions, classifications and lists; nine notebooks of collection contents and locations, and more.
Collections Summary:
  Num. of Specimens Num. Databased Num. Imaged
Algae
Bryophytes
Fungi/Lichens
Pteridophytes
Seed Plants
Updated:
/10/2010
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