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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/ParishBergen Co.
LocalityEnglewood Cliffs
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00244142
Collected ByJ. J. Wurdack; Cowan
Date Collected1949-10-01

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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 NameJungermannia gracillima
KingdomPlantae
PhylumHepatophyta
ClassHepatopsida
OrderJungermanniales
FamilyJungermanniaceae
GenusJungermannia
Specific Epithetgracillima
Scientific Name AuthorsSm.
Specimen
Catalog Number00244142
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1231062
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. J. Wurdack; Cowan
Collector Number5
Date Collected1949-10-01
Year1949
Month10
Day1
Start Day of Year274
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNew Jersey
CountyBergen Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityEnglewood Cliffs
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1231062
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