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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryGreenland
State/ProvinceVestgronland
LocalityDisko: Diskofjord, Egiqtoq
Latitude69.483
Longitude-53.917
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00224904
Collected ByM. P. Porsild
Date Collected1898-08-18

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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

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameStraminergon stramineum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyAmblystegiaceae
GenusStraminergon
Specific Epithetstramineum
Scientific Name Authors(Dicks. ex Brid.) Hedenas
Specimen
Catalog Number00224904
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID984137
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByM. P. Porsild
Collector Number1534
Date Collected1898-08-18
Verbatim Date Collected1898-08-18
Year1898
Month8
Day18
Start Day of Year230
Locality
CountryGreenland
State / ProvinceVestgronland
Continentnorth america
LocalityDisko: Diskofjord, Egiqtoq
Decimal Latitude69.483
Decimal Longitude-53.917
Verbatim Coordinates69 29 0.00 N 53 55 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=984137
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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