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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityMilepost 100 On Seward Highway S Of Anchorage
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00155732
Collected ByR. E. Andrus; S. Talbot
Date Collected1992-07-25

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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 NameSphagnum subsecundum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassSphagnopsida
OrderSphagnales
FamilySphagnaceae
GenusSphagnum
Specific Epithetsubsecundum
Scientific Name AuthorsNees
Specimen
Identified ByR. E. Andrus
Catalog Number00155732
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID940063
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR. E. Andrus; S. Talbot
Collector Number8503
Date Collected1992-07-25
Year1992
Month7
Day25
Start Day of Year207
Collection RemarksBryophyte Herbarium SUNY at Binghamton
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityMilepost 100 on Seward Highway S of Anchorage
HabitatFen complex grading from rich to poor
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=940063
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