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Specimen Record

ContinentAsia
CountryIndia
LocalitySikkim Phulloot
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number01168989
Collected ByJ. D. Hooker

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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 NameBryum erythrinum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyBryaceae
GenusBryum
Specific Epitheterythrinum
Scientific Name AuthorsMitt.
Specimen
Type Statussyntype
Catalog Number01168989
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1204232
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. D. Hooker
Collector Number473
Locality
CountryIndia
Continentasia
LocalitySikkim Phulloot
Minimum Elevation in Meters2743
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1204232
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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