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Specimen Record

CountryUnited States
LocalityEast Cluster. See Location Note
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00409939
Collected ByS. H. Burnham
Date Collected1892-11-03

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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 NameRhizomnium punctatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyMniaceae
GenusRhizomnium
Specific Epithetpunctatum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) T.J. Kop.
Specimen
Catalog Number00409939
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1095812
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByS. H. Burnham
Date Collected1892-11-03
Year1892
Month11
Day3
Start Day of Year308
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
LocalityEast Cluster. See location note
Other
Modified2007-10-11 06:39:22
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1095812
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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