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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/ParishRockingham Co.
LocalityHome Quarry Valley
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00463901
Collected ByP. M. Patterson
Date Collected1954-05-21

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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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Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePhilonotis marchica
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyBartramiaceae
GenusPhilonotis
Specific Epithetmarchica
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Brid.
Specimen
Identified ByD. G. Griffin
Date Identified1996-04-01
Catalog Number00463901
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1030141
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByP. M. Patterson
Collector Number2362
Date Collected1954-05-21
Year1954
Month5
Day21
Start Day of Year141
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceVirginia
CountyRockingham Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityHome Quarry Valley
HabitatOn damp ledge by stream
Other
Modified2007-10-11 06:38:48
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1030141
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