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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityCape Lisburne, North Side; About 3 Mi. E Of Base
Latitude68.867
Longitude-166.25
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00113500
Collected ByW. C. Steere; H. A. Crum
Date Collected1953-07-27

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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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Name Thiers, Barbara
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCeratodon purpureus
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDitrichaceae
GenusCeratodon
Specific Epithetpurpureus
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Brid.
Specimen
Catalog Number00113500
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID930694
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere; H. A. Crum
Collector Number20463
Date Collected1953-07-27
Year1953
Month7
Day27
Start Day of Year208
Collection RemarksDudley Herbarium of Stanford University
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityCape Lisburne, north side; about 3 mi. E of base
Decimal Latitude68.867
Decimal Longitude-166.25
Verbatim Coordinates68 52 0.00 N 166 15 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=930694
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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