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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceNewfoundland & Labrador
Locality6 Km. W. Of Colinet, Cataract Prov. Park, Avalon Peninsula
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00154246
Collected ByJ. A. Hancock
Date Collected1972-06-08

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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 NameIsothecium myosuroides
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyBrachytheciaceae
GenusIsothecium
Specific Epithetmyosuroides
Scientific Name AuthorsBrid.
Specimen
Identified ByD. Weber
Catalog Number00154246
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID969193
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. A. Hancock
Collector Number246
Date Collected1972-06-08
Year1972
Month6
Day8
Start Day of Year160
Collection RemarksBryophytes of Newfoundland, Canada
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceNewfoundland & Labrador
Continentnorth america
Locality6 km. W. of Colinet, Cataract Prov. Park, Avalon Peninsula
HabitatDripping cliff
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=969193
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