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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceOntario
County/ParishNipissing District
LocalityAlgonquin Park
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00163666
Collected ByJ. Macoun
Date Collected1900-06-08

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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 NamePlagiothecium denticulatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyPlagiotheciaceae
GenusPlagiothecium
Specific Epithetdenticulatum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Schimp.
Specimen
Identified ByN. C. Kindberg
Catalog Number00163666
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1003877
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. Macoun
Date Collected1900-06-08
Year1900
Month6
Day8
Start Day of Year159
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceOntario
CountyNipissing District
Continentnorth america
LocalityAlgonquin Park
HabitatIn woods
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1003877
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