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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishJasper Co.
Locality2 Miles East Of Goodland
Latitude40.76556
Longitude-87.25528
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00463052
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Date Collected1935-07-02

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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 NameOrthotrichum pumilum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderOrthotrichales
FamilyOrthotrichaceae
GenusOrthotrichum
Specific Epithetpumilum
Scientific Name AuthorsSw.
Specimen
Identified ByW. H. Welch
Catalog Number00463052
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1125692
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Collector Number7201
Date Collected1935-07-02
Year1935
Month7
Day2
Start Day of Year183
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountyJasper Co.
Continentnorth america
Locality2 miles east of Goodland
Decimal Latitude40.76556
Decimal Longitude-87.25528
Verbatim Coordinates40 45 56.00 N 87 15 19.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1125692
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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