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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryDominican Republic
State/ProvinceLa Vega
LocalityNear Goodrich Rubber Grove; Vicinity Of Piedra Blanca
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00693368
Collected ByH. A. Allard
Date Collected1947-11-12

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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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Name Thiers, Barbara
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Taxonomy
Scientific NamePilosium chlorophyllum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyPlagiotheciaceae
GenusPilosium
Specific Epithetchlorophyllum
Scientific Name Authors(Hornsch.) Müll. Hal.
Specimen
Identified ByW. C. Steere
Catalog Number00693368
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1173017
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByH. A. Allard
Collector Number16902
Date Collected1947-11-12
Year1947
Month11
Day12
Start Day of Year316
Locality
CountryDominican Republic
State / ProvinceLa Vega
Continentnorth america
LocalityNear Goodrich Rubber grove; vicinity of Piedra Blanca
HabitatIn ravine
Maximum Elevation in Meters500
Minimum Elevation in Meters200
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1173017
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