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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityTwin Falls, Yoho Valley
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00129144
Collected ByJ. Macoun
Date Collected1904-09-06

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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 NameEncalypta procera
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyEncalyptaceae
GenusEncalypta
Specific Epithetprocera
Scientific Name AuthorsBruch
Specimen
Identified ByD. G. Horton
Date Identified1979-11-01
Catalog Number00129144
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID958387
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. Macoun
Collector Number201
Date Collected1904-09-06
Year1904
Month9
Day6
Start Day of Year250
Collection RemarksHerbarium of The New York Botanical Garden
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Continentnorth america
LocalityTwin Falls, Yoho Valley
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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