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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIdaho
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00481773
Collected ByJ. H. Sandberg; J. B. Leiberg
Date Collected1892-12-12

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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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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOrthotrichum rupestre
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderOrthotrichales
FamilyOrthotrichaceae
GenusOrthotrichum
Specific Epithetrupestre
Scientific Name AuthorsSchleich. ex Schwägr.
Specimen
Catalog Number00481773
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1118732
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. H. Sandberg; J. B. Leiberg
Collector Number40
Date Collected1892-12-12
Year1892
Month12
Day12
Start Day of Year347
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIdaho
Continentnorth america
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1118732
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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