Minimum Requirements for Participation in the Consortium as a Data Provider
Participation in the Consortium of California Herbaria as a data provider is open to herbaria
that meet the following minimum requirements for data inclusion:
- Electronically available collection data is recorded from specimens
of California vascular plants.
a) Specimens records have an unique identifier (e.g., an accession number).
b) Unique identifiers are constant over time.
- Specimens are available for consultation, preferably via loan.
- Personnel are available at the home institution to address possible
errors and make corrections as necessary.