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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceNewfoundland & Labrador
LocalityLabrador. Goose Bay
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00128765
Collected ByW. B. Schofield
Date Collected1949-06-17

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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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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameFunaria hygrometrica
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderFunariales
FamilyFunariaceae
GenusFunaria
Specific Epithethygrometrica
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Identified ByW. C. Steere
Catalog Number00128765
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID960685
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. B. Schofield
Collector Number58
Date Collected1949-06-17
Year1949
Month6
Day17
Start Day of Year168
Collection RemarksDivision of Botany, Science Service, Department of Agriculture, Ottawa, Canada.
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceNewfoundland & Labrador
Continentnorth america
LocalityLabrador. Goose Bay
HabitatSandy hillside of plateau
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=960685
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