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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryGreenland
State/ProvinceVestgronland
LocalityDisko Island, In General Vicinity Of Universitetets Arktiske Station; Englishman's Harbor
Latitude66.267
Longitude-53.533
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00152016
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Date Collected1962-07-09

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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 NameUlota curvifolia
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderOrthotrichales
FamilyOrthotrichaceae
GenusUlota
Specific Epithetcurvifolia
Scientific Name Authors(Wahlenb.) Lilj.
Specimen
Catalog Number00152016
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID979442
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Collector Number62538
Date Collected1962-07-09
Year1962
Month7
Day9
Start Day of Year190
Locality
CountryGreenland
State / ProvinceVestgronland
Continentnorth america
LocalityDisko Island, in general vicinity of Universitetets Arktiske Station; Englishman's Harbor
Decimal Latitude66.267
Decimal Longitude-53.533
Verbatim Coordinates66 16 0.00 N 53 32 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=979442
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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