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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishPorter Co.
LocalityDunes State Park Trail # 4
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00364189
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Date Collected1935-07-26

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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 NameTortula mucronifolia
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyPottiaceae
GenusTortula
Specific Epithetmucronifolia
Scientific Name AuthorsSchwägr.
Specimen
Identified ByW. H. Welch
Catalog Number00364189
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1076104
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Collector Number13057
Date Collected1935-07-26
Year1935
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year207
Collection RemarksAlso there are various other species- includes first Mnium stellare for Indiana
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountyPorter Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityDunes State Park Trail # 4
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1076104
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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