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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityGlacier Dist.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00155664
Collected ByF. A. Macfadden
Date Collected1941-07-23

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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

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBrachythecium albicans
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyBrachytheciaceae
GenusBrachythecium
Specific Epithetalbicans
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Schimp.
Specimen
Catalog Number00155664
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID990679
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByF. A. MacFadden
Collector Number17987
Date Collected1941-07-23
Year1941
Month7
Day23
Start Day of Year204
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Continentnorth america
LocalityGlacier dist.
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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