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Image File Naming Conventions

FLAS Accession Number + Image Designation + photo number

E.g.: P555a1, 112555g1, 112555g2

FLAS Accesssion Number - an optional capital letter, from 1 to 6 numbers, an optional capital letter. E.g., 112555, 3, P444, B0444, 175995A

Image Designations - a single lower case letter based as follows:

LetterImage of
asheet (entire specimen)
bfragment packet contents
cplant close-up (formerly, bottom of plant, may include rootstock). This may be leaves, roots or sections of plant.
d- [top of plant (may include inflorescence / infructescence): deprecated, use c]
e- [leaves: deprecated, use c]
f- [leaf upper side: deprecated, use c]
gsheet prepared for Global Plant Initiative, plants.jstor.org [leaf lower side: deprecated, use c]
h- [stem: deprecated, use c]
iinflorescence
jflower
kinfructescence
mfruit
nseed (if large)
ppollen or spore(s)
ssheet for SERNEC project with Photo e-box
vseed vial contents
w- [plant close-up (e.g., if small plants or region of sheet), deprecated, use c]
xphoto of fresh plant or plant in the field, typically, field photos by collectors names by collector image tag and collection number
zphoto on sheet or of textual material accompanying the specimen

Number - the image number for an image designation category for the sheet starting with one.


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