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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceQuebec
LocalityGaspe Coast
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number01178561
Collected ByJ. Macoun
Date Collected1882-08-16

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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 NameCampylium stellatum
Kingdomplantae
Phylumbryophyta
Classbryopsida
Orderhypnales
FamilyCampyliaceae
GenusCampylium
Specific Epithetstellatum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) C.E.O. Jensen
Specimen
Catalog Number01178561
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1199543
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. Macoun
Collector Number-s.n.
Date Collected1882-08-16
Year1882
Month8
Day16
Start Day of Year228
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceQuebec
Continentnorth america
LocalityGaspe coast
Habitatin boggy beaver meadows
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1199543
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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