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Specimen Record

ContinentSouth America
CountryBolivia
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00532100
Collected ByJ. N. Rose; Mrs. J. N. Rose
Date Collected1914-08-13

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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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Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameEncalypta asperifolia
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyEncalyptaceae
GenusEncalypta
Specific Epithetasperifolia
Scientific Name AuthorsMitt.
Specimen
Identified ByD. G. Horton
Catalog Number00532100
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1109755
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. N. Rose; Mrs. J. N. Rose
Collector Number18884
Date Collected1914-08-13
Year1914
Month8
Day13
Start Day of Year225
Locality
CountryBolivia
Continentsouth america
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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