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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryDominican Republic
State/ProvinceLa Vega
LocalityVicinity Of Pyramids, 13.8 Km S Of Valle Nuevo, 44.7 Km S Of Constanza (arroyo Domingo)
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00619991
Collected ByA. J. Shaw
Date Collected1982-04-30

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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 NameCampylopus pilifer
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDicranaceae
GenusCampylopus
Specific Epithetpilifer
Scientific Name AuthorsBrid.
Specimen
Catalog Number00619991
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1147587
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByA. J. Shaw
Collector Number5652
Date Collected1982-04-30
Year1982
Month4
Day30
Start Day of Year120
Locality
CountryDominican Republic
State / ProvinceLa Vega
Continentnorth america
LocalityVicinity of pyramids, 13.8 km S of Valle Nuevo, 44.7 km S of Constanza (Arroyo Domingo)
HabitatHumid steep ravine and adjacent fields
Minimum Elevation in Meters2256
Other
Modified2006-12-13 08:35:25
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1147587
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