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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryPuerto Rico
LocalityHess Estate; Vicinity Of Mayaguez.
Latitude18.201298
Longitude-67.139308
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00806150
Collected ByE. G. Britton
Date Collected1914-02-18

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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 NameHaplocladium microphyllum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyLeskeaceae
GenusHaplocladium
Specific Epithetmicrophyllum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Broth.
Specimen
Catalog Number00806150
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1182781
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByE. G. Britton
Collector Number1901
Date Collected1914-02-18
Verbatim Date Collected1914-02-18
Year1914
Month2
Day18
Start Day of Year49
Locality
CountryPuerto Rico
Continentnorth america
LocalityHess estate; vicinity of Mayaguez.
Decimal Latitude18.201298
Decimal Longitude-67.139308
Verbatim Coordinates18 12 4.67 N 67 8 21.51 W
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1182781
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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