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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMaine
LocalityBuckfield
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00331199
Date Collected1880-07-24

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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 NameOncophorus wahlenbergii
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDicranaceae
GenusOncophorus
Specific Epithetwahlenbergii
Scientific Name AuthorsBrid.
Specimen
Identified ByB. H. Allen
Date Identified1996
Catalog Number00331199
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1039588
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Date Collected1880-07-24
Year1880
Month7
Day24
Start Day of Year206
Collection RemarksEx Prof. O. D. Allen.
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceMaine
Continentnorth america
LocalityBuckfield
Other
Modified2007-10-10 09:30:06
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1039588
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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