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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
County/ParishYukon-koyukuk
Latitude62.65
Longitude-160.2
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00116526
Collected ByC. Usgood

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http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/SteereHerbarium.asp

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 NameDicranum scoparium
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDicranaceae
GenusDicranum
Specific Epithetscoparium
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Catalog Number00116526
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID957553
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByC. Usgood
Collection RemarksHerbarium of The New York Botanical Garden
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceAlaska
CountyYukon-Koyukuk
Continentnorth america
Decimal Latitude62.65
Decimal Longitude-160.2
Verbatim Coordinates62 39 0.00 N 160 12 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=957553
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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