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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceNorthwest Territories
LocalityRegion Of Great Bear Lake. On Shore Of Hunter Bay, Just East Of Mouth Of Sloan River; East End Of Mctavish Arm, Great Bear Lake
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00092276
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Date Collected1948-07-01

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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 inclinatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyBryaceae
GenusBryum
Specific Epithetinclinatum
Scientific Name Authors(Brid.) Bland.
Specimen
Catalog Number00092276
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID949336
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Collector Number10616
Date Collected1948-07-01
Year1948
Month7
Day1
Start Day of Year183
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceNorthwest Territories
Continentnorth america
LocalityRegion of Great Bear Lake. On shore of Hunter Bay, just east of mouth of Sloan River; east end of McTavish Arm, Great Bear Lake
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=949336
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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