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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
LocalityTremont Dunes Sate Park
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00912326
Collected ByS. Flowers
Date Collected1931-05-02

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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.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameHelodium paludosum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyHelodiaceae
GenusHelodium
Specific Epithetpaludosum
Scientific Name Authors(Austin) Broth.
Specimen
Catalog Number00912326
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1187026
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByS. Flowers
Collector Number3066
Date Collected1931-05-02
Year1931
Month5
Day2
Start Day of Year122
Collection Remarks6 Ex Herb. Colo
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIndiana
Continentnorth america
LocalityTremont Dunes Sate Park
HabitatOn wet soil and humus
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1187026
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