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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWisconsin
LocalityFayette
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00261544
Collected ByL. S. Cheney
Date Collected1891-12-01

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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
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameLophocolea minor
KingdomPlantae
PhylumHepatophyta
ClassHepatopsida
OrderJungermanniales
FamilyGeocalycaceae
GenusLophocolea
Specific Epithetminor
Scientific Name AuthorsNees
Specimen
Catalog Number00261544
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1220787
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByL. S. Cheney
Collector Number11
Date Collected1891-12-01
Year1891
Month12
Day1
Start Day of Year335
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceWisconsin
Continentnorth america
LocalityFayette
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1220787
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