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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceUtah
County/ParishSalt Lake Co.
LocalityLamb's Canyon
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00409823
Collected ByS. Flowers
Date Collected1933-05-25

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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

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOrthotrichum alpestre
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderOrthotrichales
FamilyOrthotrichaceae
GenusOrthotrichum
Specific Epithetalpestre
Scientific Name AuthorsHornsch. ex B.S.G.
Specimen
Catalog Number00409823
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1082025
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByS. Flowers
Collector Number2487
Date Collected1933-05-25
Year1933
Month5
Day25
Start Day of Year145
Collection RemarksEx Herb. S. Flowers
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceUtah
CountySalt Lake Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityLamb's Canyon
Minimum Elevation in Meters758
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1082025
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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