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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIllinois
County/ParishMarion Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00392887
Collected ByM. S. Bebb
Date Collected2011-12-12

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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 NameAtrichum undulatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPolytrichales
FamilyPolytrichaceae
GenusAtrichum
Specific Epithetundulatum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) P. Beauv.
Specimen
Catalog Number00392887
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1067043
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByM. S. Bebb
Date Collected2011-12-12
Year1838
Month12
Day12
Start Day of Year346
Collection RemarksHerbarium of Coe Finch Austin Purchased by Columbia College, 1885-1887
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIllinois
CountyMarion Co.
Continentnorth america
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1067043
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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