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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryDominican Republic
State/ProvinceLa Vega
LocalityAlto De La Bandera, Near Summit.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00642041
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Date Collected1982-05-14

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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 NameBarbula indica
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyPottiaceae
GenusBarbula
Specific Epithetindica
Scientific Name Authors(Hook.) Spreng.
Specimen
Catalog Number00642041
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1170092
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Collector Number23113
Date Collected1982-05-14
Year1982
Month5
Day14
Start Day of Year134
Collection RemarksCollected with the support of the NSF for a projected 'Moss Flora of the West Indies.'
Locality
CountryDominican Republic
State / ProvinceLa Vega
Continentnorth america
LocalityAlto de la Bandera, near summit.
HabitatHumid pine forest with rock outcroppings.
Minimum Elevation in Meters2840
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1170092
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