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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceQuebec
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00160657
Collected ByM. Anselme
Date Collected1943-07-17

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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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Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameFontinalis antipyretica var. gigantea
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderIsobryales
FamilyFontinalaceae
GenusFontinalis
Specific Epithetantipyretica
Infraspecific Epithetgigantea
Scientific Name Authors(Sull.) Sull.
Taxon Rankvar.
Specimen
Identified ByW. H. Welch
Date Identified1944
Catalog Number00160657
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID959593
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByM. Anselme
Collector Number4073
Date Collected1943-07-17
Year1943
Month7
Day17
Start Day of Year198
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceQuebec
Continentnorth america
HabitatIn a stream
Other
Modified2009-10-27 12:38:57
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=959593
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