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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCuba
State/ProvinceSantiago De Cuba
LocalityLoma Del Gato And Vicinity Cobre Range Of Sierra Maestra
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00606303
Collected ByBro. Clement
Date Collected1929-08-01

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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 NameOctoblepharum albidum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyLeucobryaceae
GenusOctoblepharum
Specific Epithetalbidum
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Identified ByR. S. Williams
Catalog Number00606303
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1134083
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByBro. Clement
Collector Number14557
Date Collected1929-08-01
Year1929
Month8
Day1
Start Day of Year213
Locality
CountryCuba
State / ProvinceSantiago de Cuba
Continentnorth america
LocalityLoma del Gato and vicinity Cobre range of Sierra Maestra
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1134083
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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