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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIdaho
County/ParishKootenai Co.
LocalityAround Lake Pend D'oreille
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00488196
Collected ByJ. B. Leiberg
Date Collected1889-02-01

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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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Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameLeskea polycarpa
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyLeskeaceae
GenusLeskea
Specific Epithetpolycarpa
Scientific Name AuthorsEhrh. ex Hedw.
Specimen
Identified ByP. L. Redfearn
Date Identified2001
Catalog Number00488196
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1106185
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. B. Leiberg
Collector Number125-a
Date Collected1889-02-01
Year1889
Month2
Day1
Start Day of Year32
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIdaho
CountyKootenai Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityAround Lake Pend d'Oreille
HabitatOn poplar trees at water line
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1106185
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