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COLLECTION Identifier: RARE BOOK P313q

Illustrations of champignons collected by Paul Maury in the Patouillard Herbarium

Overview

The collection contains pencil sketches, some with watercolors, by Paul Maury of fungi collected in Mexico from May, 1890 through February of 1891. Collection numbers in red ink, and localities, and dates in Maury's hand. Plate numbers, descriptions, determinations, and plate numbers added by N. Patouillard.

Dates

  • 1890-1891

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is available by appointment for research. Researchers must register and provide two forms of valid photo identification. Please contact botref@oeb.harvard.edu for additional information.

Extent

0.2 linear feet (1 flat box) : 2 leaves, 61 sheets (52 drawings, 9 photographs) ; 16 x 26 cm
The collection contains pencil sketches, some with watercolors, by Paul Maury of fungi collected in Mexico from May, 1890 through February of 1891. Also includes 2 handwritten lists of collection numbers with the caption, "Champignons. N. Patouillard."

Collection numbers in red ink, and localities, and dates in Maury's hand. Plate numbers, descriptions, determinations, and plate numbers added by N. Patouillard.

Plates numbered 1-19, 19 bis, 20-43, 43 bis, 44, 44 bis, 45, 45 bis, 45-3, 46-56.

Plates 43, 43 bis, 44, 44 bis, 45, 45 bis, 45-3, 46, and 50 are photographs.

Title devised by cataloger. Specimens mistakenly reported as lost by W.A. Murrill in the Journal of the New York Botanical Garden, volume 12, page 52, 1911.

Arrangement

Boxed with reprints of Patouillard's "Quelques Champignons nouveaux recoltes au Mexique par Paul Maury" and "Note sur un Cone de Pin Déformé par une Urédineé." Call number: RARE BOOK P313q.

Plates arranged in numerical order.

Physical Location

Filed under RARE BOOK P313q.

Provenance

The provenance of the collection is unknown.

Related Materials

Drawings matched to specimens filed in the Patouillard Herbarium of the Farlow Herbarium, Harvard University, include:
  1. Plate 4. Collection number 3340, Clitocybe collybopdes Speg., Patouillard Herbarium 3938
  2. Plate 16. Collection number 3353, Clitocybe candicans Pers., Patouillard Herbarium 3936
  3. Plate 18. Collection number 3355, Marasmius squamulosus, Patouillard Herbarium 4199
  4. Plate 20. Collection number 3357, Clitocybe candicans Pers., Patouillard Herbarium 3936
  5. Plate 26. Collection number 3497, Boletus chrysenteron Fr., Patouillard Herbarium 3679
  6. Plate 28. Collection number 3499, Boletus granulatus Fr., Patouillard Herbarium 3689
  7. Plate 56. Collection number 5488, Plateus nitens Pat. [type], Patouillard Herbarium 4303
Title
Maury, Paul, 1858-1893. Illustrations of champignons collected by Paul Maury in the Patouillard Herbarium, 1890-1891: A Guide.
Status
completed
Author
Botany Libraries, Farlow Reference Library of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University.
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
EAD ID
far00031

Repository Details

Part of the Botany Libraries, Farlow Reference Library of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University Repository

Contact:
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