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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceFlorida
County/ParishGadsden Co.
LocalityWacissa Springs
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00529554
Collected ByR. O. S. Breen
Date Collected1939-06-01

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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 NameSchwetschkeopsis fabronia
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyMyriniaceae
GenusSchwetschkeopsis
Specific Epithetfabronia
Scientific Name Authors(Schwägr.) Broth.
Specimen
Catalog Number00529554
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1080557
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR. O. S. Breen
Collector Number1167
Date Collected1939-06-01
Year1939
Month6
Day1
Start Day of Year152
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceFlorida
CountyGadsden Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityWacissa Springs
HabitatBase of Nyssa
Other
Modified2006-11-10 14:57:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1080557
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