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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Dakota
County/ParishLawrence Co.
LocalityNorthern Black Hills, 20 Mi. West Of Deadwood & 16 Mi. Southwest Of Spearfish
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00388525
Collected ByF. G. Ernst
Date Collected1906-08-01

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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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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAtrichum selwynii
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPolytrichales
FamilyPolytrichaceae
GenusAtrichum
Specific Epithetselwynii
Scientific Name AuthorsAustin
Specimen
Catalog Number00388525
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1067923
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByF. G. Ernst
Date Collected1906-08-01
Year1906
Month8
Day1
Start Day of Year213
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceSouth Dakota
CountyLawrence Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityNorthern Black Hills, 20 mi. west of Deadwood & 16 mi. southwest of Spearfish
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1067923
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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