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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/ParishWashington Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00343882
Date Collected1954-06-23

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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 NameHymenostylium recurvirostrum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyPottiaceae
GenusHymenostylium
Specific Epithetrecurvirostrum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Dixon
Specimen
Catalog Number00343882
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1009560
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collector Number2531
Date Collected1954-06-23
Year1954
Month6
Day23
Start Day of Year174
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceVirginia
CountyWashington Co.
Continentnorth america
Other
Modified2008-10-24 10:11:48
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1009560
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