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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceVeracruz
County/ParishOrizaba
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number01020828
Collected ByF. Müller

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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.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMeteorium imponderosum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderLeucodontales
FamilyMeteoriaceae
GenusMeteorium
Specific Epithetimponderosum
Scientific Name Authors(Taylor) Mitt.
Specimen
Catalog Number01020828
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1190753
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByF. Müller
Collector NumberO
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceVeracruz
CountyOrizaba
Continentnorth america
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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