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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceNova Scotia
County/ParishLunenburg Co.
LocalityNear Centre (near Lunenburg)
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00104859
Collected ByW. B. Schofield
Date Collected1965-07-15

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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 NameSphagnum rubellum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassSphagnopsida
OrderSphagnales
FamilySphagnaceae
GenusSphagnum
Specific Epithetrubellum
Scientific Name AuthorsWilson
Specimen
Catalog Number00104859
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID938779
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. B. Schofield
Collector Number27442
Date Collected1965-07-15
Year1965
Month7
Day15
Start Day of Year196
Collection RemarksUniversity of British Columbia Herbarium
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceNova Scotia
CountyLunenburg Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityNear Centre (near Lunenburg)
HabitatMats in bog
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=938779
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