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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountrySri Lanka
LocalityCeylon
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number01272741
Collected ByG. H. K. Thwaites

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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 NameTrachyloma indicum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderLeucodontales
FamilyPterobryaceae
GenusTrachyloma
Specific Epithetindicum
Scientific Name AuthorsMitt.
Specimen
Type Statusisotype
Identified ByM. G. Manuel; N. G. Miller
Date Identified1978-05
Catalog Number01272741
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1208194
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByG. H. K. Thwaites
Collector Number169
Locality
CountrySri Lanka
Continentasia
LocalityCeylon
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1208194
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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