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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalitySeymour Arm
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00216836
Date Collected1908-10-17

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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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Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePlatydictya confervoides
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyAmblystegiaceae
GenusPlatydictya
Specific Epithetconfervoides
Scientific Name Authors(Brid.) H.A. Crum
Specimen
Catalog Number00216836
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID942947
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collector Number159
Date Collected1908-10-17
Year1908
Month10
Day17
Start Day of Year291
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Continentnorth america
LocalitySeymour Arm
HabitatDry rocks
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=942947
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