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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryMexico
State/ProvinceHidalgo
LocalityHoney
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00599025
Collected ByC. R. Barnes; W. J. G. Land
Date Collected2011-12-12

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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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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 Number00599025
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1016398
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByC. R. Barnes; W. J. G. Land
Collector Number517
Date Collected2011-12-12
Year1908
Month12
Day12
Start Day of Year346
Collection RemarksPlantae Mexicanae
Locality
CountryMexico
State / ProvinceHidalgo
Continentnorth america
LocalityHoney
Minimum Elevation in Meters2134
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1016398
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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