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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityQuesnel [spelled Quesnelle On Label]
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00151575
Collected ByJ. Macoun
Date Collected1895-05-29

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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 NameOrthotrichum consimile
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderOrthotrichales
FamilyOrthotrichaceae
GenusOrthotrichum
Specific Epithetconsimile
Scientific Name AuthorsMitt.
Specimen
Catalog Number00151575
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID978856
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. Macoun
Date Collected1895-05-29
Year1895
Month5
Day29
Start Day of Year149
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Continentnorth america
LocalityQuesnel [spelled Quesnelle on label]
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=978856
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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