Embossed crests and stamps on herbarium specimens. A Lion and crown signifying ownership by the Botanical Garden of Brussels BR0000013433048 of BR Herbarium (CC-BY-SA 4.0). B Stamp of the A.C. Moore Herbarium at the University of South Carolina as on specimen USCH0030719 (image in public domain). C Stamp of the Watson Botanical Exchange Club on specimen E00809288 of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Herbarium (public domain). D Stamp of the A. C. Moore Herbarium at the University of South Carolina, USCH0030719 (public domain). E Stamp of the Botanical Exchange Club of the British Isles on specimen E00919066 of the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Herbarium (public domain). F Stamp with handwriting is evidence of a loan from the BR Herbarium to the Herbarium Musei Parisiensis, P, on specimen BR0000017682725 of Meise Botanic Garden (CC-BY-SA 4.0). G Printed crest, P00605317 held by Museum National d’Histoire Naturelle (CC-BY 4.0). H A stamp on specimen LISC036829 held by the LISC Herbarium of the Instituto de Investigação Científica Tropical. l a crest used by the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle (MNHN - Paris), on specimen PC0702930. (licensed under CC-By 4.0). J A stamped star with unknown meaning on the same specimen as (B). K A stamp belonging to the Herbarium I. Thériot, on specimen PC0702930 at the Herbarium of the Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle. (CC-BY 4.0). L A stamp belonging to the Universidad Estatal Amazónica, now housed in the Missouri Botanical Garden Herbarium under catalogue number 101178648 (CC-BY-SA 4.0).

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