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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/ParishSussex Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00510129
Collected ByW. H. Wiegmann
Date Collected1916-06-20

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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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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAnomodon attenuatus
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderLeucodontales
FamilyAnomodontaceae
GenusAnomodon
Specific Epithetattenuatus
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Huebener
Specimen
Identified ByW. H. Wiegmann
Catalog Number00510129
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1023534
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. H. Wiegmann
Collector Number194
Date Collected1916-06-20
Year1916
Month6
Day20
Start Day of Year172
Collection RemarksHerbarium of W. H. Wiegmann
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNew Jersey
CountySussex Co.
Continentnorth america
HabitatOn vertical face of dripping Martinsburg shale
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=1023534
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