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Collector Remarks (Collection)

Field used for natural science collections


  • This field contains remarks on the collection of the specimen.


  1. Remarks fields are for information that cannot be entered in any other field.
  2. This field contains information on the collection of the specimen: its capture, harvest, collection, sampling, first report on the specimen, comments by the collector, etc.

Entry rule:

  • Note the information clearly, concisely and consistently.

      Species tubaeformis
      Habitat/Gross Cover mixed forest; depression
      Habitat/Locality Remarks The habitat is exceptional, since normally this specimen grows in peat bogs.
    Collector Remarks The specimen was collected after heavy rain. © Société des musées du Québec