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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvincePennsylvania
County/ParishMckean Co.
LocalityBennett Brook
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00473885
Collected ByD. A. Burnett
Date Collected1897-10-01

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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
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRauiella scita
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyThuidiaceae
GenusRauiella
Specific Epithetscita
Scientific Name Authors(P. Beauv.) Reimers
Specimen
Catalog Number00473885
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1125438
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByD. A. Burnett
Collector Number2790
Date Collected1897-10-01
Year1897
Month10
Day1
Start Day of Year274
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvincePennsylvania
CountyMcKean Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityBennett Brook
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1125438
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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