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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
LocalityEast Bank Of The Holston River Near Mcmullen's Cave
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00457590
Collected ByA. M. Vail; E. G. Britton
Date Collected1892-06-08

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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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Name Thiers, Barbara
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRhodobryum roseum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyBryaceae
GenusRhodobryum
Specific Epithetroseum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Limpr.
Specimen
Catalog Number00457590
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1037616
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByA. M. Vail; E. G. Britton
Collector Number18
Date Collected1892-06-08
Year1892
Month6
Day8
Start Day of Year160
Collection RemarksDistributed from the Herbarium of Columbia College.
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceVirginia
Continentnorth america
LocalityEast bank of the Holston River near McMullen's Cave
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1037616
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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