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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
County/ParishNorth Saanich
LocalityVancouver Island
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00167034
Collected ByJ. Macoun
Date Collected2011-12-12

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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 NameFontinalis antipyretica
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderIsobryales
FamilyFontinalaceae
GenusFontinalis
Specific Epithetantipyretica
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Catalog Number00167034
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID960575
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. Macoun
Date Collected2011-12-12
Year1912
Month12
Day12
Start Day of Year346
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
CountyNorth Saanich
Continentnorth america
LocalityVancouver Island
HabitatIn pools
Other
Modified2009-10-27 12:55:48
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=960575
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