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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWisconsin
LocalityGayfield Co.: Raspberry Bay, Ca. 6 Mi. N. Of Bayfield
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00420272
Collected ByR. A. Pursell
Date Collected1965-08-21

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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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Name Thiers, Barbara
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBryum weigelii
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyBryaceae
GenusBryum
Specific Epithetweigelii
Scientific Name AuthorsSpreng.
Specimen
Identification Qualifier?
Catalog Number00420272
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1035217
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR. A. Pursell
Collector Number6089
Date Collected1965-08-21
Year1965
Month8
Day21
Start Day of Year233
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceWisconsin
Continentnorth america
LocalityGayfield Co.: Raspberry Bay, ca. 6 mi. n. of Bayfield
HabitatBog
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1035217
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