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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityNelson
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00143666
Collected ByF. A. Macfadden
Date Collected1927-06-06

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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 NameSchistidium apocarpum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderGrimmiales
FamilyGrimmiaceae
GenusSchistidium
Specific Epithetapocarpum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Bruch & Schimp.
Specimen
Catalog Number00143666
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID963022
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByF. A. MacFadden
Collector Number8233
Date Collected1927-06-06
Year1927
Month6
Day6
Start Day of Year157
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Continentnorth america
LocalityNelson
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=963022
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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