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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishMonroe Co.
Locality7 Miles S Of Bloomington, Near Baxter's Bog
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00488566
Collected ByR. M. Paul; Biebel Doughty And John E. Shanley
Date Collected1956-07-20

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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
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameLeskea gracilescens
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyLeskeaceae
GenusLeskea
Specific Epithetgracilescens
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Identified ByF. Shutts
Date Identified1956
Catalog Number00488566
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1063934
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR. M. Paul; Biebel Doughty and John E. Shanley
Date Collected1956-07-20
Year1956
Month7
Day20
Start Day of Year202
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountyMonroe Co.
Continentnorth america
Locality7 miles S of Bloomington, near Baxter's bog
HabitatDeep woods, rotten log
Other
Modified2009-10-27 12:57:53
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1063934
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