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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
County/ParishMinatitlán
LocalityIsthmus Of Tehuantepec
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00599001
Collected ByJ. G. Smith
Date Collected1892-02-04

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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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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameBryum argenteum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyBryaceae
GenusBryum
Specific Epithetargenteum
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Catalog Number00599001
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1016351
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. G. Smith
Collector Number-s.n.
Date Collected1892-02-04
Year1892
Month2
Day4
Start Day of Year35
Locality
CountryMexico
CountyMinatitlán
Continentnorth america
LocalityIsthmus of Tehuantepec
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1016351
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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