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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
LocalityIn The Dry Cañon Near The Discharge Of Devil's Lake, Rocky Mountains
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00586737
Collected ByMacoun
Date Collected1891-08-10

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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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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameTayloria acuminata
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderFunariales
FamilySplachnaceae
GenusTayloria
Specific Epithetacuminata
Scientific Name AuthorsHornsch.
Specimen
Catalog Number00586737
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1009286
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMacoun
Date Collected1891-08-10
Year1891
Month8
Day10
Start Day of Year222
Collection RemarksRevision of N. A. Mosses, By E. G. Britton
Locality
CountryCanada
Continentnorth america
LocalityIn the Dry Cañon near the discharge of Devil's Lake, Rocky Mountains
HabitatOn damp rocks
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1009286
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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