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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMaine
County/ParishAroostook Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00508580
Date Collected1907-08-01

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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.

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameUlota coarctata
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderOrthotrichales
FamilyOrthotrichaceae
GenusUlota
Specific Epithetcoarctata
Scientific Name Authors(P. Beauv.) Hammar
Specimen
Identified ByB. H. Allen
Date Identified1996
Catalog Number00508580
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1085266
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Date Collected1907-08-01
Year1907
Month8
Day1
Start Day of Year213
Collection RemarksHerbarium of L. W. Riddle
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceMaine
CountyAroostook Co.
Continentnorth america
Other
Modified2007-10-10 09:30:28
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1085266
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