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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityAlong Haines Highway, 55 Miles Nw Of Haines (alaska)
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00116716
Collected ByF. J. Hermann
Date Collected1967-08-04

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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 NameDicranum scoparium
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDicranaceae
GenusDicranum
Specific Epithetscoparium
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Identified ByR. R. Ireland, Jr.
Catalog Number00116716
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID926615
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByF. J. Hermann
Collector Number21802
Date Collected1967-08-04
Year1967
Month8
Day4
Start Day of Year216
Collection RemarksPlants of British Columbia Eastern Pacific Coast District Skagway (Alaska) Quadrangle
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Continentnorth america
LocalityAlong Haines Highway, 55 miles NW of Haines (Alaska)
HabitatOn tundra
Minimum Elevation in Meters823
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=926615
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