Prototype and Legacy NEON Samples (NEON-OPAL)

This collection contains a number of samples distributed across sample types. These samples are variously out-of-place due to prototype protocols and data generation practices. In general, these samples refer to data found within the NEON prototype data sets available here:

Contacts: NEON Biorepository,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 71b636ee-6dbf-40b1-a93a-c1c2f590e18a
Digital Metadata: EML File
Cite this collection:
Prototype and Legacy NEON Samples. Occurrence dataset (ID: 71b636ee-6dbf-40b1-a93a-c1c2f590e18a) accessed via the NEON Biorepository Data Portal,, 2024-05-18).
Collection Statistics
  • 235 specimen records
  • 235 (100%) georeferenced
  • 67 (29%) identified to species
  • 2 families
  • 3 genera
  • 2 species
  • 2 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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