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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityEast Of Tustumena Lake (kenai A-2 Quadrangle); Kenai Nwr
Latitude60.083
Longitude-150.517
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00149959
Collected ByS. S. Talbot
Date Collected1981-07-25

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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

Namenone
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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMeesia uliginosa
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyMeesiaceae
GenusMeesia
Specific Epithetuliginosa
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Identified ByW. C. Steere
Catalog Number00149959
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID970335
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByS. S. Talbot
Collector Number132
Date Collected1981-07-25
Year1981
Month7
Day25
Start Day of Year206
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityEast of Tustumena Lake (Kenai A-2 Quadrangle); Kenai NWR
HabitatAlpine tundra
Decimal Latitude60.083
Decimal Longitude-150.517
Minimum Elevation in Meters793
Verbatim Coordinates60 5 0.00 N 150 31 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=970335
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