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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMassachusetts
County/ParishMiddlesex Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00508836
Collected ByL. W. Riddle
Date Collected1904-09-22

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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

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameClimacium americanum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderLeucodontales
FamilyClimaciaceae
GenusClimacium
Specific Epithetamericanum
Scientific Name AuthorsBrid.
Specimen
Catalog Number00508836
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1038153
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByL. W. Riddle
Date Collected1904-09-22
Year1904
Month9
Day22
Start Day of Year266
Collection RemarksHerbarium of L. W. Riddle.
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceMassachusetts
CountyMiddlesex Co.
Continentnorth america
HabitatSwampy ground; In woods
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=1038153
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