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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceConnecticut
LocalityWestville Near New Haven
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00681131
Date Collected1876-09-16

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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 NameCirriphyllum piliferum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyBrachytheciaceae
GenusCirriphyllum
Specific Epithetpiliferum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Grout
Specimen
Catalog Number00681131
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1142921
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Date Collected1876-09-16
Year1876
Month9
Day16
Start Day of Year260
Collection RemarksWas in one packet with NY specimens barcode numbers 681130, 681132.
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceConnecticut
Continentnorth america
LocalityWestville near New Haven
Other
Modified2004-11-23 12:50:31
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1142921
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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