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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceNorthwest Territories
County/ParishMackenzie
LocalityKraus Hot Springs, South Nahanni River
Latitude61.25
Longitude-124.05
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00108447
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Date Collected1976-07-15

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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

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRiccardia latifrons
KingdomPlantae
PhylumHepatophyta
ClassHepatopsida
OrderMetzgeriales
FamilyAneuraceae
GenusRiccardia
Specific Epithetlatifrons
Scientific Name Authors(Lindb.) Lindb.
Specimen
Catalog Number00108447
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1248671
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Collector Number76833
Date Collected1976-07-15
Year1976
Month7
Day15
Start Day of Year197
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceNorthwest Territories
CountyMackenzie
Continentnorth america
LocalityKraus Hot Springs, South Nahanni River
HabitatIn spruce forest
Decimal Latitude61.25
Decimal Longitude-124.05
Verbatim Coordinates61 15 0.00 N 124 3 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1248671
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