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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryDominican Republic
State/ProvinceLa Vega
LocalityOn S Bank Of Río Los Guanos, Just Above Confluence With Río De La Izquierda
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00659754
Collected ByD. H. Norris; G. J. Gastony & G. C. Jones
Date Collected1967-07-01

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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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Name Thiers, Barbara
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMacromitrium punctatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderOrthotrichales
FamilyOrthotrichaceae
GenusMacromitrium
Specific Epithetpunctatum
Scientific Name Authors(Hook. & Grev.) Brid.
Specimen
Catalog Number00659754
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1174211
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByD. H. Norris; G. J. Gastony & G. C. Jones
Collector NumberB5203
Date Collected1967-07-01
Year1967
Month7
Day1
Start Day of Year182
Locality
CountryDominican Republic
State / ProvinceLa Vega
Continentnorth america
LocalityOn S bank of Río Los Guanos, just above confluence with Río de la Izquierda
HabitatMoist, diffusely lit rock; in fairly dense pine-hardwood forest
Maximum Elevation in Meters1200
Minimum Elevation in Meters1100
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:datasetID7ddf754f-d193-4cc9-b351-99906754a03b
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1174211
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