bit Lab (CAS-BIT)

This is a temporary production environment for digitizing Botany specimens with OCR and automatic parsing.
Contacts: Deb Trock,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 19 December 2016
Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: CC0 (Public-domain)
Rights Holder: California Academy of Sciences
California Academy of Sciences
55 Music Concourse Dr.
San Francisco, CA   94118
United States
Collection Statistics
  • 6,375 specimen records
  • 89 (1%) georeferenced
  • 6,366 (100%) with images (6,408 total images)
  • 6,280 (99%) identified to species
  • 11 families
  • 38 genera
  • 109 species
  • 152 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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