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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMissouri
County/ParishShannon Co.
LocalityPulltight Spring And Branch, By Current River, 7 Mi. Southeast Of Rector
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00734662
Collected ByJ. A. Steyermark
Date Collected1950-10-01

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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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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePlatyhypnidium riparioides
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyBrachytheciaceae
GenusPlatyhypnidium
Specific Epithetriparioides
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Dixon
Specimen
Catalog Number00734662
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1144504
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. A. Steyermark
Collector Number70988
Date Collected1950-10-01
Year1950
Month10
Day1
Start Day of Year274
Collection RemarksWilliam Jewell College.
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceMissouri
CountyShannon Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityPulltight Spring and branch, by Current River, 7 mi. southeast of Rector
Habitatsubmerged in spring branch
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1144504
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