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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceKansas
County/ParishDouglas Co.
Locality2 Miles Northwest Clinton
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00249904
Collected ByR. L. Mcgregor
Date Collected1948-09-10

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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 NamePorella platyphylloidea
KingdomPlantae
PhylumHepatophyta
ClassHepatopsida
OrderJungermanniales
FamilyPorellaceae
GenusPorella
Specific Epithetplatyphylloidea
Scientific Name Authors(Schwein.) Lindb.
Specimen
Catalog Number00249904
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1245090
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR. L. McGregor
Collector Number2443
Date Collected1948-09-10
Year1948
Month9
Day10
Start Day of Year254
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceKansas
CountyDouglas Co.
Continentnorth america
Locality2 miles northwest Clinton
HabitatIn woods
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1245090
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