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Specimen Record

ContinentEurope
CountryDenmark
LocalityZealand, North Of Copenhagen, On A Wall At Skovshoved
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00364297
Collected ByC. A. Hesselbo
Date Collected1906-06-05

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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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Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameTortula muralis
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyPottiaceae
GenusTortula
Specific Epithetmuralis
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Catalog Number00364297
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1076358
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByC. A. Hesselbo
Date Collected1906-06-05
Year1906
Month6
Day5
Start Day of Year156
Locality
CountryDenmark
Continenteurope
LocalityZealand, north of Copenhagen, on a wall at Skovshoved
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1076358
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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