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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/ParishEssex Co.
LocalityTrembleau Mountain
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00402258
Collected ByS. J. Smith; C. T. Rogerson & J. K. Dean
Date Collected1973-07-14

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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 NameHypnum pallescens
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyHypnaceae
GenusHypnum
Specific Epithetpallescens
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) P. Beauv.
Specimen
Catalog Number00402258
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1012220
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByS. J. Smith; C. T. Rogerson & J. K. Dean
Collector Number49858
Date Collected1973-07-14
Year1973
Month7
Day14
Start Day of Year195
Collection RemarksNew York State Museum Herbarium (NYS)
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNew York
CountyEssex Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityTrembleau Mountain
HabitatDry woods, blanketing base of trunk of Quercus alba
Minimum Elevation in Meters122
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1012220
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