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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishPorter Co.
LocalityThe Dunes State Park, Trail 8
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00474659
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Date Collected1935-07-26

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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
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameThuidium delicatulum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyThuidiaceae
GenusThuidium
Specific Epithetdelicatulum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Schimp.
Specimen
Identified ByW. H. Welch
Date Identified1951-10-01
Catalog Number00474659
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1089777
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Collector Number11682
Date Collected1935-07-26
Year1935
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year207
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountyPorter Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityThe Dunes State Park, Trail 8
HabitatIn swamp
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1089777
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