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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityNorth Of Arctic Circle
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00184941
Collected ByW. E. Seifriz

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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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Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePolytrichum juniperinum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPolytrichales
FamilyPolytrichaceae
GenusPolytrichum
Specific Epithetjuniperinum
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Identified ByR. S. Williams
Catalog Number00184941
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID971526
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. E. Seifriz
Collector Number18
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityNorth of Arctic Circle
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=971526
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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