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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceAlberta
LocalityBanff Nat. Park: Canyon Of Johnson Creek, Se Of Mt. Eisenhower, Nw Of Banff
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00157072
Collected ByW. A. Weber
Date Collected1959-07-25

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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

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMetaneckera menziesii
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderLeucodontales
FamilyNeckeraceae
GenusMetaneckera
Specific Epithetmenziesii
Scientific Name Authors(Drumm.) Steere
Specimen
Catalog Number00157072
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID997555
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. A. Weber
Collector NumberB2907
Date Collected1959-07-25
Year1959
Month7
Day25
Start Day of Year206
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceAlberta
Continentnorth america
LocalityBanff Nat. Park: canyon of Johnson Creek, SE of Mt. Eisenhower, NW of Banff
Minimum Elevation in Meters1524
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=997555
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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