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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryPuerto Rico
LocalityVicinity Of Utuado
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00706304
Collected ByE. G. Britton
Date Collected1915-03-04

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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.

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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameVesicularia vesicularis var. rutilans
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyHypnaceae
GenusVesicularia
Specific Epithetvesicularis
Infraspecific Epithetrutilans
Scientific Name Authors(Brid.) W. R. Buck
Taxon Rankvar.
Specimen
Catalog Number00706304
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1162143
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByE. G. Britton
Collector Number5166-a
Date Collected1915-03-04
Verbatim Date Collected1915-03-04
Year1915
Month3
Day4
Start Day of Year63
Locality
CountryPuerto Rico
Continentnorth america
LocalityVicinity of Utuado
HabitatWet bank
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1162143
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