National Phycology Collection of Canada Database

International Code: CANA

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About the database

Data for more than 150 000 sample lots with ~ 5 million specimens.
Collection of seaweeds: Global, Arctic, Atlantic and Pacific coasts.
Freshwater algae: Global localities, esp. North America and Arctic.
Water quality data is available for selected samples in the collection.
Donations of algae collections are welcome.

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Paul B. Hamilton