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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityArea Between Mt. Araga And Smith Lakes, Just West Of Etivluk River, Endicott Mountains, Brooks Range
Latitude68.717
Longitude-156.5
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00161180
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Date Collected1952-07-11

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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 NameAbietinella abietina
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyThuidiaceae
GenusAbietinella
Specific Epithetabietina
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) M. Fleisch.
Specimen
Catalog Number00161180
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID981583
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Collector Number18126
Date Collected1952-07-11
Verbatim Date Collected1952-07-11
Year1952
Month7
Day11
Start Day of Year193
Collection RemarksBryophyta of Arctic Alaska Dudley Herbarium of Stanford University
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityArea between Mt. Araga and Smith Lakes, just west of Etivluk River, Endicott Mountains, Brooks Range
HabitatSummit of high south ridge
Decimal Latitude68.717
Decimal Longitude-156.5
Minimum Elevation in Meters610
Verbatim Coordinates68 43 0.00 N 156 30 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=981583
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