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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceNorthwest Territories
LocalityNear Ft. Wrigley, Mackenzie River
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00106128
Collected ByE. Taylor
Date Collected1892-12-12

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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 NameDicranum elongatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDicranaceae
GenusDicranum
Specific Epithetelongatum
Scientific Name AuthorsSchleich. ex Schwägr.
Specimen
Catalog Number00106128
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID956249
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByE. Taylor
Date Collected1892-12-12
Year1892
Month12
Day12
Start Day of Year347
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceNorthwest Territories
Continentnorth america
LocalityNear Ft. Wrigley, Mackenzie River
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
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