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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishOrange Co.
LocalityAlong Roadside 0.5 Mile South Of Valleane
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00286148
Collected ByC. C. Deam
Date Collected1915-09-03

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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 NamePlatygyrium repens
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyHypnaceae
GenusPlatygyrium
Specific Epithetrepens
Scientific Name Authors(Brid.) Schimp.
Specimen
Identified ByW. H. Welch
Date Identified1953
Catalog Number00286148
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID929831
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByC. C. Deam
Collector Number18529
Date Collected1915-09-03
Year1915
Month9
Day3
Start Day of Year246
Collection RemarksHerbarium of Winona H. Welch; Ex Herb. Indiana U.
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountyOrange Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityAlong roadside 0.5 mile south of Valleane
Other
Modified2009-10-27 12:38:36
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