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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/ParishHunterdon Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00453765
Collected ByG. N. Best
Date Collected1892-06-01

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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 NameOrthotrichum ohioense
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderOrthotrichales
FamilyOrthotrichaceae
GenusOrthotrichum
Specific Epithetohioense
Scientific Name AuthorsSull. & Lesq.
Specimen
Identified ByG. N. Best
Catalog Number00453765
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1124926
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByG. N. Best
Date Collected1892-06-01
Year1892
Month6
Day1
Start Day of Year153
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNew Jersey
CountyHunterdon Co.
Continentnorth america
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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