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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishMarin Co.
LocalityMt. Tamalpais
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00388580
Collected ByM. A. Howe
Date Collected1893-04-26

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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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Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAtrichum undulatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPolytrichales
FamilyPolytrichaceae
GenusAtrichum
Specific Epithetundulatum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) P. Beauv.
Specimen
Catalog Number00388580
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1067542
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByM. A. Howe
Collector Number19
Date Collected1893-04-26
Year1893
Month4
Day26
Start Day of Year116
Collection RemarksHerb. University of California
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyMarin Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityMt. Tamalpais
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1067542
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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