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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/ParishGreene Co.
LocalityOn Throughway, 6 Mi S Of Catskill
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00395459
Collected ByK. L. Brooks
Date Collected1952-04-19

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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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Name Thiers, Barbara
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePlagiomnium cuspidatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyMniaceae
GenusPlagiomnium
Specific Epithetcuspidatum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) T.J. Kop.
Specimen
Catalog Number00395459
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1016939
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByK. L. Brooks
Collector Number1138
Date Collected1952-04-19
Year1952
Month4
Day19
Start Day of Year110
Collection RemarksHerbarium of Karl L. Brooks
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNew York
CountyGreene Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityOn Throughway, 6 mi S of Catskill
HabitatIn thin soil
Minimum Elevation in Meters49
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1016939
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