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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishParke Co.
LocalityFallen Rock, 14 Miles West Of Greencastle
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00394962
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Date Collected1940-07-26

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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 NameAulacomnium palustre
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyAulacomniaceae
GenusAulacomnium
Specific Epithetpalustre
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Schwägr.
Specimen
Identified ByW. H. Welch
Catalog Number00394962
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1027435
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Collector Number7602
Date Collected1940-07-26
Year1940
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year208
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountyParke Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityFallen Rock, 14 miles west of Greencastle
HabitatAcid soil, upland
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1027435
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