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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMaine
County/ParishYork Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00637429
Collected ByJ. Blake
Date Collected1877-08-01

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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.

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHypnum pallescens
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyHypnaceae
GenusHypnum
Specific Epithetpallescens
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) P. Beauv.
Specimen
Catalog Number00637429
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1152833
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. Blake
Collector Number44
Date Collected1877-08-01
Year1877
Month8
Day1
Start Day of Year213
Collection RemarksMixed with Thuidium. Distributed from the Herbarium of Columbia College By E. G. Britton.
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceMaine
CountyYork Co.
Continentnorth america
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1152833
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