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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishMarin Co.
LocalityCascade Canyon, Mill Valley
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number01140822
Collected ByJ. T. Howell
Date Collected1949-05-01

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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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Taxonomy
Scientific NameScleropodium touretii
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyBrachytheciaceae
GenusScleropodium
Specific Epithettouretii
Scientific Name Authors(Brid.) L.F. Koch
Specimen
Identified ByL. F. Koch
Date Identified1949
Catalog Number01140822
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1197054
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. T. Howell
Collector NumberLFK-H220
Date Collected1949-05-01
Year1949
Month5
Day1
Start Day of Year121
Collection RemarksCalifornia Academy of Sciences.
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyMarin Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityCascade Canyon, Mill Valley
Habitaton rocks under redwoods
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1197054
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