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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMissouri
County/ParishDunklin Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00395599
Collected ByL. J. Gier
Date Collected1950-08-21

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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
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePlagiomnium cuspidatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyMniaceae
GenusPlagiomnium
Specific Epithetcuspidatum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) T.J. Kop.
Specimen
Identified ByC. E. Darigo
Catalog Number00395599
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1017872
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByL. J. Gier
Collector Number594
Date Collected1950-08-21
Year1950
Month8
Day21
Start Day of Year233
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceMissouri
CountyDunklin Co.
Continentnorth america
HabitatCypress stump; second growth timber swamp
Other
Modified2007-10-11 06:40:01
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1017872
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