The Systematics Collections Data (SCD) website provides access to specimen and culture data from the Allan Herbarium (CHR), the International Collection of Microorganisms from Plants (ICMP), Te Kohinga Harakeke o Aotearoa – National New Zealand Flax Collection (FLAX), the New Zealand Arthropod Collection (NZAC) and the New Zealand Fungarium - Te Kohinga Hekaheka o Aotearoa (PDD).
The website was originally intended for researchers and workers who require access to 'unsanitised' collection data. However, it is hoped that other users may also benefit from accessing this data. The data are provided on the assumption that the user understands the limitations and appropriate use.
Using the SCD site you can currently:
We are continuing to develop the SCD website, and therefore appreciate feedback. If you would like to provide any comments or suggestions please use the Feedback & enquiries form.