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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMissouri
County/ParishBuchanan Co.
LocalityHyde Park
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00358168
Collected ByC. Broussard
Date Collected1947-08-31

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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 NamePhyscomitrium pyriforme
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderFunariales
FamilyFunariaceae
GenusPhyscomitrium
Specific Epithetpyriforme
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Hampe
Specimen
Catalog Number00358168
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1112223
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByC. Broussard
Date Collected1947-08-31
Year1947
Month8
Day31
Start Day of Year243
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceMissouri
CountyBuchanan Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityHyde Park
HabitatCreek bank
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1112223
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