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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceNorthwest Territories
County/ParishMackenzie
LocalityVicinity Of Eldorado Mine, Port Radium, East End Of Mctavish Arm, Great Bear Lake: Near Glacier Bay
Latitude66.083
Longitude-118.033
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00225729
Collected ByW. C. Steere; R. J. Lowry, E. A. Phillips, H. T. Shacklette, J. L. Kucyniak
Date Collected1948-07-03

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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.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameScorpidium revolvens
Kingdomplantae
Phylumbryophyta
Classbryopsida
Orderhypnales
FamilyCampyliaceae
GenusScorpidium
Specific Epithetrevolvens
Scientific Name Authors(Sw.) Rubers
Specimen
Catalog Number00225729
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID987953
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere; R. J. Lowry, E. A. Phillips, H. T. Shacklette, J. L. Kucyniak
Collector Number10085
Date Collected1948-07-03
Year1948
Month7
Day3
Start Day of Year185
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceNorthwest Territories
CountyMackenzie
Continentnorth america
LocalityVicinity of Eldorado Mine, Port Radium, east end of McTavish Arm, Great Bear Lake: near Glacier Bay
HabitatIn open boggy place in spruce swamp
Decimal Latitude66.083
Decimal Longitude-118.033
Verbatim Coordinates66 5 0.00 N 118 2 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=987953
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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