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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityCurry (toward The Lookout)
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00174767
Collected ByW. B. Schofield
Date Collected1952-06-28

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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 NameHypnum curvifolium
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyHypnaceae
GenusHypnum
Specific Epithetcurvifolium
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Identified ByW. C. Steere
Catalog Number00174767
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID967105
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. B. Schofield
Collector Number1862
Date Collected1952-06-28
Year1952
Month6
Day28
Start Day of Year180
Collection RemarksPlants of Alaska
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityCurry (toward the lookout)
HabitatGrowing on humus in alpine tree-lined forest of mountain side
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=967105
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