[Taxacom] Specimen image requests
"Peter A. Schäfer"
Peter.Schafer at univ-montp2.fr
Mon Jun 11 05:22:49 CDT 2012
normally we do get requests from people, which duly identify themselves
as students, institutional or private researchers and we do send them
.jpg images (not .tiff) from our files. Sometimes only after some
correspondence and for identified taxa, not "all Orchids from southern
On 11/06/2012 11:08, Elspeth Haston wrote:
> Dear all
> I'm wondering if any other institute is receiving e-mails requesting specimen images similar to the samples below from yahoo.com e-mail addresses. We are trying to find out if these are genuine requests or not, and it would be helpful to find out if any other institute has been dealing with these.
> Here are some samples:
> I need Eremostachys image of herbarium Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (E)<http://plants.jstor.org/search?st=6462>, but i could not give it. It would be much appreciated if you do a favor and send me as soon as possible.
> I need Scutellaria image of herbarium Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (E)<http://plants.jstor.org/search?st=6462>, but i could not give it. It would be much appreciated if you do a favor and send me as soon as possible.
> I work on Scutellaria genus and i need type of Scutellaria of Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh<http://plants.jstor.org/search?st=6462> herbariom, but i could not give it. It would be much appreciated if you do a favor and send me as soon as possible.
> I need to image of " syntype of scutellaria orientalis L. subsp. Bornmulleri (Hausskn. ex Bornm.)
> and i could not give it.
> if it is in your herbarium send for me as soon as possible
> Many thanks
> Dr E M Haston
> Deputy Herbarium Curator, The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
> Secretary of the Edinburgh Botanic Garden (Sibbald) Trust
> 20a Inverleith Row, Edinburgh EH3 5LR
> Tel: 00 44 (0)131 248 2816 Fax: 00 44 (0)131 248 2901
> E-mail: e.haston at rbge.org.uk
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