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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
LocalityBeck's Mills, Salem
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00845324
Collected ByCollector Unspecified
Date Collected1929-08-15

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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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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMarchantia polymorpha
KingdomPlantae
PhylumHepatophyta
ClassHepatopsida
OrderMarchantiales
FamilyMarchantiaceae
GenusMarchantia
Specific Epithetpolymorpha
Scientific Name AuthorsL.
Specimen
Catalog Number00845324
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1262713
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByCollector unspecified
Collector Number651
Date Collected1929-08-15
Year1929
Month8
Day15
Start Day of Year227
Collection RemarksHerbarium of Joseph J. Copeland
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIndiana
Continentnorth america
LocalityBeck's Mills, Salem
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1262713
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