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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMaine
County/ParishCumberland Co.
LocalityNorth Bridgton
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00624638
Collected ByP. Wilson
Date Collected1908-07-12

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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 NameHypnum lindbergii
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyHypnaceae
GenusHypnum
Specific Epithetlindbergii
Scientific Name Authors(Mitt.) Hedenas
Specimen
Identified ByB. H. Allen
Date Identified1996
Catalog Number00624638
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1136983
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByP. Wilson
Date Collected1908-07-12
Year1908
Month7
Day12
Start Day of Year194
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceMaine
CountyCumberland Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityNorth Bridgton
Other
Modified2007-10-10 09:32:48
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1136983
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