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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
County/ParishKootenay Distr.
LocalityColumbia River
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00129145
Date Collected1890-05-09

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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
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameEncalypta procera
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyEncalyptaceae
GenusEncalypta
Specific Epithetprocera
Scientific Name AuthorsBruch
Specimen
Catalog Number00129145
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID958222
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collector Number491
Date Collected1890-05-09
Year1890
Month5
Day9
Start Day of Year129
Collection RemarksHandwritten on label: 'Macoun. Canadian Musci (in part)=374' Herbarium of The New York Botanical Garden
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
CountyKootenay Distr.
Continentnorth america
LocalityColumbia River
HabitatOn earth in crevices of rocks
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=958222
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