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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishPutnam Co.
LocalityFern, 7 Mi W Of Greencastle
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00409175
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Date Collected1937-09-19

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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 NameRhizomnium punctatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyMniaceae
GenusRhizomnium
Specific Epithetpunctatum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) T.J. Kop.
Specimen
Catalog Number00409175
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1095802
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Collector Number7901
Date Collected1937-09-19
Year1937
Month9
Day19
Start Day of Year262
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountyPutnam Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityFern, 7 mi W of Greencastle
HabitatSandstone cliff
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=1095802
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