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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
LocalityDevil's Court House
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00226880

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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
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSphagnum molle
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassSphagnopsida
OrderSphagnales
FamilySphagnaceae
GenusSphagnum
Specific Epithetmolle
Scientific Name AuthorsSull.
Specimen
Type Statusisotype
Catalog Number00226880
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID937553
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNorth Carolina
Continentnorth america
LocalityDevil's Court House
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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