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Specimen Record

CountryUnited States
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00403259

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The Steere Bryophyte Herbarium holds perhaps the most important collection of bryophytes in the world in terms of the number of specimens, and the geographical and taxonomic depth and breadth. The herbarium contains approximately 640,000 specimens (520,000 mosses and 120,000 hepatics and hornworts). Of this total, approximately 24,500 (4%) are type specimens. This is the largest bryophyte herbarium in the Western Hemisphere and is among the five largest worldwide. The collection continues to grow actively today through staff collections and exchange. The emphasis is on collections from the Western Hemisphere, but virtually all areas of the world are represented.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAulacomnium palustre
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyAulacomniaceae
GenusAulacomnium
Specific Epithetpalustre
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Schwägr.
Specimen
Catalog Number00403259
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1117743
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
HabitatIn turfosis vulgare
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1117743
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