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Specimen Record

Plagiobryum zierii(Dicks. ex Hedw.) Lindb.

From New York Botanical Garden

ContinentNorth America
CountryGreenland
State/ProvinceVestgronland
LocalityOn Narssaqsund At Gronlands Geologiske Undersogelser Camp & General Vicinity
Latitude60.933
Longitude-46.05
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00117549
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Date Collected1962-07-24

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http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/SteereHerbarium.asp

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 NamePlagiobryum zierii
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyBryaceae
GenusPlagiobryum
Specific Epithetzierii
Scientific Name Authors(Dicks. ex Hedw.) Lindb.
Specimen
Catalog Number00117549
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID950839
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Collector Number621126
Date Collected1962-07-24
Year1962
Month7
Day24
Start Day of Year205
Locality
CountryGreenland
State / ProvinceVestgronland
Continentnorth america
LocalityOn Narssaqsund at Gronlands Geologiske Undersogelser camp & general vicinity
HabitatMountainside
Decimal Latitude60.933
Decimal Longitude-46.05
Verbatim Coordinates60 56 0.00 N 46 3 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=950839
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