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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIdaho
County/ParishKootenai Co.
LocalityLake Pend D'oreille
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00465800
Collected ByJ. B. Leiberg
Date Collected1888-01-01

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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 NameMetaneckera menziesii
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderLeucodontales
FamilyNeckeraceae
GenusMetaneckera
Specific Epithetmenziesii
Scientific Name Authors(Drumm.) Steere
Specimen
Catalog Number00465800
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1081261
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. B. Leiberg
Collector Number82
Date Collected1888-01-01
Year1888
Month1
Day1
Start Day of Year1
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIdaho
CountyKootenai Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityLake Pend d'Oreille
HabitatTrees and rocks at or below water level
Other
Modified2007-11-29 16:53:51
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1081261
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