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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceArkansas
County/ParishPolk Co.
LocalityBig Fork So.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00733541
Collected ByA. Mcwilliam
Date Collected1951-04-01

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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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Name Thiers, Barbara
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameTrichocolea tomentella
KingdomPlantae
PhylumHepatophyta
ClassHepatopsida
OrderJungermanniales
FamilyTrichocoleaceae
GenusTrichocolea
Specific Epithettomentella
Scientific Name Authors(Ehrh.) Dumort.
Specimen
Identified ByE. B. Wittlake
Catalog Number00733541
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1261287
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByA. McWilliam
Date Collected1951-04-01
Year1951
Month4
Day1
Start Day of Year91
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceArkansas
CountyPolk Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityBig Fork So.
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1261287
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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