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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryJamaica
State/ProvinceSt. Ann Parish
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00633768

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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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Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameAnoectangium cirrosum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyPottiaceae
GenusAnoectangium
Specific Epithetcirrosum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Schwägr.
Specimen
Type Statusprobable type
Catalog Number00633768
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1157543
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collection RemarksPresented Dec. 1906.
Locality
CountryJamaica
State / ProvinceSt. Ann Parish
Continentnorth america
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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