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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTexas
County/ParishHarrison Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00511794
Collected ByC. E. Faxon
Date Collected1886-03-23

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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 NameEntodon seductrix
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyEntodontaceae
GenusEntodon
Specific Epithetseductrix
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Müll. Hal.
Specimen
Catalog Number00511794
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1110494
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByC. E. Faxon
Collector Number373
Date Collected1886-03-23
Year1886
Month3
Day23
Start Day of Year82
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceTexas
CountyHarrison Co.
Continentnorth america
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1110494
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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