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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishHamilton Co.
LocalityKendall; Arkansas River
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00350914
Collected ByR. L. Mcgregor
Date Collected1948-08-15

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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 NameFunaria hygrometrica
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderFunariales
FamilyFunariaceae
GenusFunaria
Specific Epithethygrometrica
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Catalog Number00350914
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1054552
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR. L. McGregor
Collector Number2189
Date Collected1948-08-15
Year1948
Month8
Day15
Start Day of Year228
Collection RemarksAlso with: Barbula unguiculata
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyHamilton Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityKendall; Arkansas River
HabitatGrowing at base of trunks of tamarix
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1054552
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