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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityAttu Island: Nw Corner, Massacre Bay
Latitude52.85
Longitude173.233
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00900714
Collected ByW. B. Schofield; S. Talbot
Date Collected2000-08-05

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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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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameWarnstorfia sarmentosa
Kingdomplantae
Phylumbryophyta
Classbryopsida
Orderhypnales
FamilyCampyliaceae
GenusWarnstorfia
Specific Epithetsarmentosa
Scientific Name Authors(Wahlenb.) Hedenas
Specimen
Catalog Number00900714
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1194694
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. B. Schofield; S. Talbot
Collector Number115451
Date Collected2000-08-05
Year2000
Month8
Day5
Start Day of Year218
Collection RemarksUniversity of British Columbia Herbarium
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityAttu Island: NW corner, Massacre Bay
Habitatditch
Decimal Latitude52.85
Decimal Longitude173.233
Verbatim Coordinates52 51 0.00 N 173 14 0.00 E
Other
Modified2007-11-29 15:45:35
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1194694
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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