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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNebraska
County/ParishLancaster Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00269684
Collected ByW. B. Kiener
Date Collected1941-05-04

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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.

Contacts

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRiccia beyrichiana
KingdomPlantae
PhylumHepatophyta
ClassHepatopsida
OrderMarchantiales
FamilyRicciaceae
GenusRiccia
Specific Epithetbeyrichiana
Scientific Name AuthorsHampe ex Lehm.
Specimen
Catalog Number00269684
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1233403
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. B. Kiener
Collector Number9985
Date Collected1941-05-04
Year1941
Month5
Day4
Start Day of Year124
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNebraska
CountyLancaster Co.
Continentnorth america
Minimum Elevation in Meters360
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1233403
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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