Expeditions to the Ukok plateau

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The dataset contains data on floristic findings made during the expedition to the Ukok Plateau. The study of flora was carried out by the route method, as well as on semi-stationary geobotanical sites.

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Flora of the Ukok plateau, Altai Mountains.


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Denis Melnikov
  • Author
Komarov Botanical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Professora Popova str., 2
197376 Saint Petersburg
St. Petersburg
Denis Melnikov

Geographic Coverage

Plateau Ukok Altai Mountains

Bounding Coordinates South West [49.103, 87.045], North East [49.418, 88.132]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Phylum Polypodiophyta, Gymnospуrmae, Magnoliophyta

Temporal Coverage

Formation Period 08.06.2018 - 17.07.2018

Project Data

No Description available

Title Flora of the Ukok Plateau
Study Area Description Plateau Ukok Altai Mountains

The personnel involved in the project:

Sampling Methods

Dry Samples.

Study Extent The flora was studied by the route method. Herbarium was collected.
Quality Control The identification of species was carried out by specialists in groups, and specialized scientific monographs and "plant guides" were also used.

Method step description:

  1. Collection of plant samples in the field. Description of places of growth. Determination of geographical coordinates using a navigator. Identification of plants by qualified specialists.

Collection Data

Collection Name Гербарий Ботанического института им. В.Л. Комарова РАН
Collection Identifier https://herbariumle.ru
Specimen preservation methods Dried and pressed

Additional Metadata

Purpose Collection of information about the flora of the Ukok plateau.
Maintenance Description As data is added.
Alternative Identifiers b58ce0cf-437d-49aa-8fe8-3ad500e76be7