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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryJamaica
LocalityMorces Gap
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00795263
Collected ByW. H. Harris
Date Collected1896-04-24

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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 NamePhyllogonium globitheca
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
Orderisobryales
FamilyPhyllogoniaceae
GenusPhyllogonium
Specific Epithetglobitheca
Scientific Name AuthorsMüll.Hal.
Taxon Remarksn. sp.
Specimen
Type Statustype
Catalog Number00795263
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1170640
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. H. Harris
Collector Number10049
Date Collected1896-04-24
Year1896
Month4
Day24
Start Day of Year115
Locality
CountryJamaica
Continentnorth america
LocalityMorces Gap
Minimum Elevation in Meters1494
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1170640
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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