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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVermont
County/ParishWindsor Co.
LocalityE Road Bank Above Taylor House.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00761331
Collected ByE. C. Taylor
Date Collected1958-04-16

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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 NameBrachythecium velutinum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyBrachytheciaceae
GenusBrachythecium
Specific Epithetvelutinum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Schimp.
Specimen
Catalog Number00761331
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1142187
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByE. C. Taylor
Date Collected1958-04-16
Year1958
Month4
Day16
Start Day of Year106
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceVermont
CountyWindsor Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityE road bank above Taylor house.
Minimum Elevation in Meters244
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1142187
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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