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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
LocalitySanford
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00365888
Collected ByS. Rapp
Date Collected1918-02-01

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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.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePhyscomitrium pyriforme
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderFunariales
FamilyFunariaceae
GenusPhyscomitrium
Specific Epithetpyriforme
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Hampe
Specimen
Catalog Number00365888
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1115725
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByS. Rapp
Date Collected1918-02-01
Year1918
Month2
Day1
Start Day of Year32
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceFlorida
Continentnorth america
LocalitySanford
HabitatGround on bank
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1115725
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