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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishPorter Co.
LocalityDunes Acres Swamp
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00254750
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Date Collected1935-07-26

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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 NameLophocolea heterophylla
KingdomPlantae
PhylumHepatophyta
ClassHepatopsida
OrderJungermanniales
FamilyGeocalycaceae
GenusLophocolea
Specific Epithetheterophylla
Scientific Name Authors(Schrad.) Dumort.
Specimen
Identified ByL. A. Lantz
Date Identified1963-03-01
Catalog Number00254750
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1229250
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Collector Number8560
Date Collected1935-07-26
Year1935
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year207
Collection Remarkswith drawing.
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountyPorter Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityDunes Acres swamp
HabitatRoadside
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1229250
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