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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceConnecticut
County/ParishLitchfield Co.
LocalityNew Mildford
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00257500
Collected ByA. W. Evans
Date Collected1910-03-24

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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 NameFrullania riparia
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassHepaticopsida
OrderPorellales
FamilyFrullaniaceae
GenusFrullania
Specific Epithetriparia
Scientific Name AuthorsHampe Ex Lehm.
Specimen
Catalog Number00257500
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1220033
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByA. W. Evans
Date Collected1910-03-24
Year1910
Month3
Day24
Start Day of Year83
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceConnecticut
CountyLitchfield Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityNew MIldford
HabitatMoist limestone ledges
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1220033
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