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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/ParishSuffolk Co.
LocalityEast Moriches; Eastern Long Island
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00321043
Collected ByR. A. Latham
Date Collected1955-04-26

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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.

Contacts

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCeratodon purpureus
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDitrichaceae
GenusCeratodon
Specific Epithetpurpureus
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Brid.
Specimen
Catalog Number00321043
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1013901
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR. A. Latham
Collector Number32944
Date Collected1955-04-26
Year1955
Month4
Day26
Start Day of Year116
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNew York
CountySuffolk Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityEast Moriches; eastern Long Island
HabitatIn pine barrens
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=1013901
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