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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityNear Tow Hill, Graham Island, Queen Chalotte Islands
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00098485
Collected ByW. B. Schofield; V. J. Krajina
Date Collected1969-07-22

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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 NameSphagnum papillosum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassSphagnopsida
OrderSphagnales
FamilySphagnaceae
GenusSphagnum
Specific Epithetpapillosum
Scientific Name AuthorsLindb.
Specimen
Catalog Number00098485
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID938120
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. B. Schofield; V. J. Krajina
Collector Number39354
Date Collected1969-07-22
Year1969
Month7
Day22
Start Day of Year203
Collection RemarksUniversity of British Columbia Herbarium
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Continentnorth america
LocalityNear Tow Hill, Graham Island, Queen Chalotte Islands
HabitatLoose mats in bog
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=938120
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