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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Hampshire
LocalitySummit Of Mt. Washington
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00330159
Collected ByI. M. Haring; Wickes & A. J. Grout
Date Collected1939-08-09

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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 NameCeratodon purpureus
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDitrichaceae
GenusCeratodon
Specific Epithetpurpureus
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Brid.
Specimen
Identified ByA. J. Grout
Catalog Number00330159
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1013677
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByI. M. Haring; Wickes & A. J. Grout
Date Collected1939-08-09
Year1939
Month8
Day9
Start Day of Year221
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNew Hampshire
Continentnorth america
LocalitySummit of Mt. Washington
HabitatSee locality
Minimum Elevation in Meters1890
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1013677
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