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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/ParishBergen Co.
Locality.5 Mile S Of Tappen
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00241356
Collected ByC. F. Austin
Date Collected1865-09-01

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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

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRadula obconica
KingdomPlantae
PhylumHepatophyta
ClassHepatopsida
OrderJungermanniales
FamilyRadulaceae
GenusRadula
Specific Epithetobconica
Scientific Name AuthorsSull.
Specimen
Catalog Number00241356
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1242504
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByC. F. Austin
Date Collected1865-09-01
Year1865
Month9
Day1
Start Day of Year244
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNew Jersey
CountyBergen Co.
Continentnorth america
Locality.5 mile S of Tappen
HabitatOn roots of trees
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1242504
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