Description

This dataset provides access to the full set of drawings in a digital format produced by the ‘Royal Botanic Expedition to New Granada’ (1783-1816), headed by José Celestino Mutis kept in the Royal Botanical Garden, Madrid. This collection of botanical drawings is considered of the finest in the world by both its artistic quality and the scientific merit. The drawings were digitalized at 300 dpi or higher resolution using a ‘DigiBook 10000 RJB’ scanner. The whole collection is now available, i.e. 7167 drawings.

Proyecto de digitalización de los dibujos de la Real Expedición Botánica del Nuevo Reino de Granada (1783-1816), dirigida por José Celestino Mutis.

Taxonomic range

Kingdoms covered include: Plantae.

Geographic range

Colombia, Sudamérica.

Number of specimens in the collection

The estimated number of specimens in the CSIC-Real Jardin Botanico-Dibujos de la Real Expedición Botánica del Nuevo Reino de Granada (1783-1816), dirigida por J.C. Mutis collection is 7,167.

Of these 5,796 are databased. This represents 80.9 % of the collection.

Click the Records & Statistics tab to access those database records that are available through the atlas.

Sub-collections

The CSIC-Real Jardin Botanico-Dibujos de la Real Expedición Botánica del Nuevo Reino de Granada (1783-1816), dirigida por J.C. Mutis collection contains these significant collections:

Metadata last updated on 2018-04-03 12:22:44.0

Digitised records available through the Atlas

The CSIC-Real Jardin Botanico-Dibujos de la Real Expedición Botánica del Nuevo Reino de Granada (1783-1816), dirigida por J.C. Mutis collection has an estimated 7,167 specimens.
The collection has databased 80.9 % of these (5,796 records).

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