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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityVicinity Of Umiat, Colville River. Near East End Of Airstrip
Latitude69.367
Longitude-152.167
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00128603
Collected ByW. C. Steere; H. Inoue & Z. Iwatsuki
Date Collected1973-06-21

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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

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameFunaria hygrometrica
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderFunariales
FamilyFunariaceae
GenusFunaria
Specific Epithethygrometrica
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Identified ByZ. Iwatsuki
Catalog Number00128603
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID960723
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere; H. Inoue & Z. Iwatsuki
Collector Number110
Date Collected1973-06-21
Year1973
Month6
Day21
Start Day of Year172
Collection RemarksMixed with Ceratodon purpureus, Leptobryum pyriforme.
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityVicinity of Umiat, Colville River. Near east end of airstrip
Decimal Latitude69.367
Decimal Longitude-152.167
Verbatim Coordinates69 22 0.00 N 152 10 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=960723
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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