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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishOttawa Co.
LocalityIn Dakota Sandstone Hills Prairie
Latitude39.11111
Longitude-97.56667
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00341502
Collected ByH. L. Smith
Date Collected1963-03-31

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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.

Contacts

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameTortula obtusifolia
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyPottiaceae
GenusTortula
Specific Epithetobtusifolia
Scientific Name Authors(Schwägr.) Mathieu
Specimen
Catalog Number00341502
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1076845
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByH. L. Smith
Collector Number1432
Date Collected1963-03-31
Year1963
Month3
Day31
Start Day of Year90
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyOttawa Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityIn Dakota Sandstone Hills Prairie
Decimal Latitude39.11111
Decimal Longitude-97.56667
Verbatim Coordinates39 6 40.00 N 97 34 0.00 W
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1076845
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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