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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityLiberator Lake, North Slope Of De Long Mountains, Brooks Range
Latitude68.867
Longitude-158.367
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00161240
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Date Collected1961-07-19

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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 NameAbietinella abietina
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyThuidiaceae
GenusAbietinella
Specific Epithetabietina
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) M. Fleisch.
Specimen
Catalog Number00161240
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID981630
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Collector Number610725--67
Date Collected1961-07-19
Verbatim Date Collected1961-07-19
Year1961
Month7
Day19
Start Day of Year200
Collection RemarksHerbarium of The New York Botanical Garden Bryophyta of Arctic Alaska
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityLiberator Lake, north slope of De Long Mountains, Brooks Range
Decimal Latitude68.867
Decimal Longitude-158.367
Verbatim Coordinates68 52 0.00 N 158 22 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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