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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishMarin Co.
LocalityOlema
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00255863
Collected ByM. A. Howe
Date Collected1894-03-31

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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 NameFrullania franciscana
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassHepaticopsida
OrderPorellales
FamilyFrullaniaceae
GenusFrullania
Specific Epithetfranciscana
Scientific Name AuthorsM. Howe
Specimen
Catalog Number00255863
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1221769
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByM. A. Howe
Collector Number29
Date Collected1894-03-31
Year1894
Month3
Day31
Start Day of Year90
Collection RemarksHerbarium University of California.
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyMarin Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityOlema
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1221769
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