× Take our 30-second survey
The U.S. National Science Foundation and iDigBio are required to collect information on use of digitized collections-based specimen data. Please help us meet this requirement every time you use this search portal. Sustainability of the national digitization effort depends on evidence of data use! Maybe later.

Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvincePennsylvania
LocalityNaomi Pines
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00379889
Collected ByE. G. Britton
Date Collected1889-06-08

From Recordset

http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/SteereHerbarium.asp

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.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
  • Data
  • Flags
  • Raw
Taxonomy
Scientific NameMnium spinulosum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyMniaceae
GenusMnium
Specific Epithetspinulosum
Scientific Name AuthorsBruch & Schimp.
Specimen
Catalog Number00379889
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1080473
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByE. G. Britton
Date Collected1889-06-08
Year1889
Month6
Day8
Start Day of Year159
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvincePennsylvania
Continentnorth america
LocalityNaomi Pines
HabitatIn woods
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1080473
specimen list