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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMaryland
LocalitySpesuntie Island
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00254660
Collected ByJ. D. Smith
Date Collected1878-12-12

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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 NameLophocolea heterophylla
KingdomPlantae
PhylumHepatophyta
ClassHepatopsida
OrderJungermanniales
FamilyGeocalycaceae
GenusLophocolea
Specific Epithetheterophylla
Scientific Name Authors(Schrad.) Dumort.
Specimen
Catalog Number00254660
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1225635
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. D. Smith
Collector Number20
Date Collected1878-12-12
Year1878
Month12
Day12
Start Day of Year346
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceMaryland
Continentnorth america
LocalitySpesuntie Island
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Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1225635
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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