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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityDeer Park, A[illegible] Lake
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00124237
Collected ByMacoun
Date Collected1890-06-05

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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 NameOrthodicranum strictum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDicranaceae
GenusOrthodicranum
Specific Epithetstrictum
Scientific Name AuthorsBroth.
Specimen
Identified ByW. L. Peterson
Date Identified1978
Catalog Number00124237
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID989651
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMacoun
Date Collected1890-06-05
Year1890
Month6
Day5
Start Day of Year156
Collection RemarksNorth American Mosses Herbarium of Columbia College
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Continentnorth america
LocalityDeer Park, A[illegible] Lake
Other
Modified2007-10-10 20:34:09
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