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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMissouri
County/ParishCole Co.
LocalityBig Springs State Park
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00463209
Collected ByA. Bunch
Date Collected1954-03-13

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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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Taxonomy
Scientific NameOrthotrichum pusillum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderOrthotrichales
FamilyOrthotrichaceae
GenusOrthotrichum
Specific Epithetpusillum
Scientific Name AuthorsMitt.
Specimen
Identified ByL. J. Gier
Catalog Number00463209
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1083733
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByA. Bunch
Collector Number95-a
Date Collected1954-03-13
Year1954
Month3
Day13
Start Day of Year72
Collection RemarksWilliam Jewell College Missouri Bryophytes Has No. 6883, not sure if collection number, Herbarium No., or Accession No.
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceMissouri
CountyCole Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityBig Springs State Park
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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