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Specimen Record

Meteorium nigrescens(Sw. ex Hedw.) Dozy & Molk.

From New York Botanical Garden

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishDuval Co.
LocalitySt. Johns Bluff
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number01020777
Collected ByLay
Date Collected1944-10-15

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http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/SteereHerbarium.asp

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 NameMeteorium nigrescens
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderLeucodontales
FamilyMeteoriaceae
GenusMeteorium
Specific Epithetnigrescens
Scientific Name Authors(Sw. ex Hedw.) Dozy & Molk.
Specimen
Identified ByM. Menzel
Date Identified1994
Catalog Number01020777
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1187532
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByLay
Collector Number2345
Date Collected1944-10-15
Year1944
Month10
Day15
Start Day of Year289
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyDuval Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalitySt. Johns Bluff
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1187532
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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