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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIdaho
County/ParishElmore Co.
LocalityBoise National Forest,
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00761314
Collected ByF. A. Macfadden
Date Collected1942-07-01

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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.

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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 Number00761314
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1142122
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByF. A. MacFadden
Collector Number19135
Date Collected1942-07-01
Year1942
Month7
Day1
Start Day of Year182
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIdaho
CountyElmore Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityBoise National Forest,
HabitatNear river.
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1142122
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