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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/ParishHenry Co.
LocalityAlong Smith River
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00692500
Collected ByP. M. Patterson
Date Collected1954-02-07

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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
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameEurhynchium pulchellum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyBrachytheciaceae
GenusEurhynchium
Specific Epithetpulchellum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Jenn.
Specimen
Catalog Number00692500
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1143556
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByP. M. Patterson
Collector Number1442
Date Collected1954-02-07
Year1954
Month2
Day7
Start Day of Year38
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceVirginia
CountyHenry Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityAlong Smith River
HabitatOn roadside bank
Other
Modified2004-11-23 12:58:44
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1143556
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