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Specimen Record

Cnestrum glaucescens(Lindb. & Arnell) Holmen ex Mogensen & Steere

From New York Botanical Garden

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceNorthwest Territories
LocalityVicinity Of Eldorado Mine, Port Radium, East End Of Mctavish Arm, Great Bear Lake, Near Mcdonough Lake, Ne Of Mine
Latitude66.083
Longitude-118.033
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00092655
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Date Collected1948-07-07

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http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/SteereHerbarium.asp

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

Namenone
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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCnestrum glaucescens
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDicranaceae
GenusCnestrum
Specific Epithetglaucescens
Scientific Name Authors(Lindb. & Arnell) Holmen ex Mogensen & Steere
Specimen
Identified ByG. S. Mogensen
Date Identified1982
Catalog Number00092655
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID953647
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Collector Number10239
Date Collected1948-07-07
Year1948
Month7
Day7
Start Day of Year189
Collection RemarksPlants of The Region of Great Bear Lake; Northwest Territories, Canada
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceNorthwest Territories
Continentnorth america
LocalityVicinity of Eldorado Mine, Port Radium, east end of McTavish Arm, Great Bear Lake, near McDonough Lake, NE of Mine
HabitatOn moist, shaded rock face
Decimal Latitude66.083
Decimal Longitude-118.033
Verbatim Coordinates66 5 0.00 N 118 2 0.00 W
Other
Modified2007-10-10 17:59:47
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=953647
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