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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Hampshire
LocalityWhite Mts.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00325536
Date Collected1872-09-01

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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 NameCynodontium tenellum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDicranaceae
GenusCynodontium
Specific Epithettenellum
Scientific Name Authors(Schimp.) Limpr.
Specimen
Catalog Number00325536
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1042693
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Date Collected1872-09-01
Year1872
Month9
Day1
Start Day of Year245
Collection RemarksHerbarium of Coe Finch Austin Purchased by Columbia College, 1885-1887
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNew Hampshire
Continentnorth america
LocalityWhite Mts.
HabitatAlpine regions
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1042693
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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