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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceColorado
County/ParishBoulder Co.
LocalityHill's Mill, On Moraine, Above Camp
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00436674
Collected ByL. Mccaskey
Date Collected1939-07-31

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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.

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameDichelyma falcatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderIsobryales
FamilyFontinalaceae
GenusDichelyma
Specific Epithetfalcatum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Myrin
Specimen
Identified ByW. H. Welch
Date Identified1954-08-12
Catalog Number00436674
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1050367
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByL. McCaskey
Date Collected1939-07-31
Year1939
Month7
Day31
Start Day of Year212
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceColorado
CountyBoulder Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityHill's Mill, on moraine, above camp
HabitatAlong banks and in streams
Minimum Elevation in Meters3048
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1050367
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