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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceConnecticut
County/ParishWindham Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00489185
Collected ByA. H. Graves; E. C. Miller
Date Collected1908-11-14

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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 NameLeskea polycarpa
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyLeskeaceae
GenusLeskea
Specific Epithetpolycarpa
Scientific Name AuthorsEhrh. ex Hedw.
Specimen
Catalog Number00489185
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1106240
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByA. H. Graves; E. C. Miller
Collector Number1329
Date Collected1908-11-14
Year1908
Month11
Day14
Start Day of Year319
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceConnecticut
CountyWindham Co.
Continentnorth america
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1106240
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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