This is a specimen database of the xylarium of the Forestry and Forest
Products Research Institute (TWTw). This xylarium now houses 28,000 wood
This database shows specimen no. (TWTw No.), family name, species name,
original wood specimen no. (original wood specimen no. for specimens
obtained from other xylarium; TWTw No. for our own collection), collection
date, collector(s), herbarium no. of the voucher specimen, herbarium housing
the voucher specimen, provenance, country, altitude, latitude, longitude, habit,
habitat, various notes, and note on collection or accession.
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