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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceNova Scotia
County/ParishVictoria Co.
LocalityNear Indian Brook, Cape Breton Island
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00117770
Collected ByG. E. Nichols
Date Collected1909-08-11

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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 NamePohlia cruda
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyBryaceae
GenusPohlia
Specific Epithetcruda
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Lindb.
Specimen
Catalog Number00117770
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID951039
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByG. E. Nichols
Collector Number142
Date Collected1909-08-11
Year1909
Month8
Day11
Start Day of Year223
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceNova Scotia
CountyVictoria Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityNear Indian Brook, Cape Breton Island
HabitatWet eoods
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=951039
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