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Specimen Record

ContinentAfrica
CountryMauritius
LocalityRodriguez. Transit Of Venus Expedition
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00737594
Collected ByI. B. Balfour

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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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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePhragmicoma emergens
KingdomPlantae
PhylumHepatophyta
ClassHepatopsida
OrderJungermanniales
FamilyLejeuneaceae
GenusPhragmicoma
Specific Epithetemergens
Scientific Name AuthorsMitt.
Specimen
Type Statusholotype
Catalog Number00737594
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1263681
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByI. B. Balfour
Date Collected1874-00-00
Verbatim Date Collected1874
Year1874
Month0
Day0
Collection Remarksdrawing
Locality
CountryMauritius
Continentafrica
LocalityRodriguez. Transit of Venus Expedition
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1263681
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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