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Specimen Record

Meteorium nigrescens(Sw. ex Hedw.) Dozy & Molk.

From New York Botanical Garden

ContinentNorth America
CountryCuba
LocalityProv. Of Oriente: Antilla.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00691009
Collected ByN. L. Britton; E. G. Britton & J. F. Cowell
Date Collected1912-03-06

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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
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMeteorium nigrescens
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderLeucodontales
FamilyMeteoriaceae
GenusMeteorium
Specific Epithetnigrescens
Scientific Name Authors(Sw. ex Hedw.) Dozy & Molk.
Specimen
Catalog Number00691009
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1154585
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByN. L. Britton; E. G. Britton & J. F. Cowell
Collector Number12517
Date Collected1912-03-06
Verbatim Date Collected1912-03-06
Year1912
Month3
Day6
Start Day of Year66
Locality
CountryCuba
Continentnorth america
LocalityProv. of Oriente: Antilla.
HabitatWoodlands
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1154585
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