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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryDominican Republic
State/ProvinceLa Vega
LocalitySantuario De Las Mercedes, Near La Vega
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00666726
Collected ByD. H. Norris
Date Collected1967-07-09

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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 NameSchlotheimia rugifolia
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderOrthotrichales
FamilyOrthotrichaceae
GenusSchlotheimia
Specific Epithetrugifolia
Scientific Name Authors(Hook.) Schwägr.
Specimen
Catalog Number00666726
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1157908
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByD. H. Norris
Collector Number4936
Date Collected1967-07-09
Year1967
Month7
Day9
Start Day of Year190
Locality
CountryDominican Republic
State / ProvinceLa Vega
Continentnorth america
LocalitySantuario de las Mercedes, near La Vega
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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