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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMissouri
County/ParishJefferson Co.
LocalityVineland
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00730167
Collected ByN. L. T. Nelson
Date Collected1904-10-01

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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
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHygroamblystegium tenax
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyAmblystegiaceae
GenusHygroamblystegium
Specific Epithettenax
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Jenn.
Specimen
Catalog Number00730167
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1137427
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByN. L. T. Nelson
Collector Number644
Date Collected1904-10-01
Year1904
Month10
Day1
Start Day of Year275
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceMissouri
CountyJefferson Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityVineland
HabitatIn large spring
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1137427
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