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Specimen Record

Desmatodon hendersonii(Ren. & Card.) Williams in Millsp. & Nutt.

From New York Botanical Garden

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
County/ParishKing Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00341088
Collected ByC. V. Piper
Date Collected1891-03-31

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http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/SteereHerbarium.asp

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 NameDesmatodon hendersonii
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyPottiaceae
GenusDesmatodon
Specific Epithethendersonii
Scientific Name Authors(Ren. & Card.) Williams in Millsp. & Nutt.
Specimen
Catalog Number00341088
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1072505
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByC. V. Piper
Date Collected1891-03-31
Year1891
Month3
Day31
Start Day of Year90
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceWashington
CountyKing Co.
Continentnorth america
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1072505
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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