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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWashington
LocalityThe Cascade Mountains. Upper Valley Of The Nesqually
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00645949
Collected ByJ. A. Allen
Date Collected1898-06-17

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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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Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHypnum subimponens
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyHypnaceae
GenusHypnum
Specific Epithetsubimponens
Scientific Name AuthorsLesq.
Specimen
Identified ByE. G. Britton
Catalog Number00645949
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1133043
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. A. Allen
Collector Number73
Date Collected1898-06-17
Year1898
Month6
Day17
Start Day of Year168
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceWashington
Continentnorth america
LocalityThe Cascade Mountains. Upper Valley of the Nesqually
HabitatAlong a stream
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1133043
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