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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishParke Co.
LocalitySword Moss Gorge
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00512196
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Date Collected1941-10-16

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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.

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Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameEntodon seductrix
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyEntodontaceae
GenusEntodon
Specific Epithetseductrix
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Müll. Hal.
Specimen
Identified ByW. H. Welch
Date Identified1951
Catalog Number00512196
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1111230
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Collector Number12358
Date Collected1941-10-16
Year1941
Month10
Day16
Start Day of Year289
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountyParke Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalitySword Moss Gorge
HabitatOn a roadside streambank
Other
Modified2009-10-27 12:42:59
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1111230
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