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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryDominican Republic
State/ProvinceLa Vega
LocalityCa. 11 Km S Of Constanza; Between Constanza & La Nuez.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number01093847
Collected ByG. C. Jones; D. H. Norris
Date Collected1964-12-22

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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 NameThuidium urceolatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyThuidiaceae
GenusThuidium
Specific Epitheturceolatum
Scientific Name AuthorsLorentz
Specimen
Catalog Number01093847
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1195739
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByG. C. Jones; D. H. Norris
Collector NumberB1144--D
Date Collected1964-12-22
Year1964
Month12
Day22
Start Day of Year357
Locality
CountryDominican Republic
State / ProvinceLa Vega
Continentnorth america
Localityca. 11 km S of Constanza; between Constanza & La Nuez.
Habitaton rock bluff
Maximum Elevation in Meters2438
Minimum Elevation in Meters1524
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1195739
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