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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityNear Victoria, Vancouver
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00153517
Collected ByMacoun
Date Collected1875-05-01

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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.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAntitrichia californica
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderLeucodontales
FamilyLeucodontaceae
GenusAntitrichia
Specific Epithetcalifornica
Infraspecific Epithetgigantea
Scientific Name AuthorsSull.
Specimen
Catalog Number00153517
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID988831
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMacoun
Date Collected1875-05-01
Year1875
Month5
Day1
Start Day of Year121
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Continentnorth america
LocalityNear Victoria, Vancouver
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=988831
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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