Instructions to access the lichen and bryophyte portals to edit data

1. Go to the corresponding portals:

For mosses, hepatics and anthocerohytes:

For lichens:

2. Create an account. Please tell Kent or Lorena that you created an account so we can give you editing priviledges. Sign in, your screen should look something like this:

First screen when you access the bryophyte portal

3. The arrows in the image above identify two pathways that will take you to the editing screen:

First pathway:

a)      Search collection, you can be working in one of the fourcollections we have imaged: University of Florida, Fairchild Tropical Botanical Garden, University of South Florida, University of Central Florida, University of West Florida.

Choose the collection you are going to be editingon you are going to be editing

b)      Search specimen by number

Search screen

c)       Start editing: CHECK instructions for EDITING


Second pathway:

a) Access collections through “My Profile”


b) Press the “Specimen Management tab”


c) Press the “Edit existing occurring records” option


d) Enter catalog number including the complete identifier (FLAS B######)