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Specimen Record

Oreoweisia torquescens(Hornsch. ex Brid.) Wijk & Margad.

From New York Botanical Garden

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceQuebec
LocalityLa Fugue
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00122699
Collected ByM. Anselme
Date Collected1936-11-26

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http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/SteereHerbarium.asp

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.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOreoweisia torquescens
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDicranaceae
GenusOreoweisia
Specific Epithettorquescens
Scientific Name Authors(Hornsch. ex Brid.) Wijk & Margad.
Specimen
Catalog Number00122699
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID929926
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByM. Anselme
Collector Number558
Date Collected1936-11-26
Year1936
Month11
Day26
Start Day of Year331
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceQuebec
Continentnorth america
LocalityLa Fugue
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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