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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCuba
State/ProvinceSantiago De Cuba
LocalityLa Gran Piedra, Ne Slope Of Mountain
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00647592
Collected ByA. J. Shaw
Date Collected1982-04-07

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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 NamePhilonotis sphaerocarpa
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyBartramiaceae
GenusPhilonotis
Specific Epithetsphaerocarpa
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Brid.
Specimen
Identified ByW. C. Steere
Catalog Number00647592
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1140789
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByA. J. Shaw
Collector Number5353
Date Collected1982-04-07
Year1982
Month4
Day7
Start Day of Year97
Locality
CountryCuba
State / ProvinceSantiago de Cuba
Continentnorth america
LocalityLa Gran Piedra, NE slope of mountain
HabitatSemimoist hardwood forest
Minimum Elevation in Meters1100
Other
Modified2006-12-13 08:35:25
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1140789
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