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Specimen Record

Meesia triquetra(L. ex Jolycl.) Ångström

From New York Botanical Garden

ContinentNorth America
CountryGreenland
LocalityWest Greenland: Ubekendt Island, Igdlorssuit And Vicinity
Latitude71.233
Longitude-53.567
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00146983
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Date Collected1962-07-02

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http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/SteereHerbarium.asp

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 NameMeesia triquetra
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyMeesiaceae
GenusMeesia
Specific Epithettriquetra
Scientific Name Authors(L. ex Jolycl.) Ångström
Specimen
Catalog Number00146983
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID987608
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Collector Number62318
Date Collected1962-07-02
Year1962
Month7
Day2
Start Day of Year183
Locality
CountryGreenland
Continentnorth america
LocalityWest Greenland: Ubekendt Island, Igdlorssuit and vicinity
Decimal Latitude71.233
Decimal Longitude-53.567
Verbatim Coordinates71 14 0.00 N 53 34 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=987608
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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