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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Hampshire
County/ParishHillsborough Co.
LocalityWilton
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00372137
Date Collected1889-05-01

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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.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameWeissia controversa
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyPottiaceae
GenusWeissia
Specific Epithetcontroversa
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Catalog Number00372137
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1076650
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Date Collected1889-05-01
Year1889
Month5
Day1
Start Day of Year121
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNew Hampshire
CountyHillsborough Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityWilton
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1076650
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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