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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishNevada Co.
LocalityAlong Trail From Feeley Lake To Island Lake
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00439022
Collected ByL. F. Koch
Date Collected1947-06-22

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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 NamePhilonotis fontana
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyBartramiaceae
GenusPhilonotis
Specific Epithetfontana
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Brid.
Specimen
Identified ByW. M. Zales
Catalog Number00439022
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1029042
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByL. F. Koch
Collector NumberLK2011
Date Collected1947-06-22
Year1947
Month6
Day22
Start Day of Year173
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountyNevada Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityAlong trail from Feeley Lake to Island Lake
HabitatOn soil in shade at edge of pond in grass
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1029042
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