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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceSaskatchewan
LocalityAthabasca Plains
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00135107
Collected ByMacoun
Date Collected1872-09-10

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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 NameTetraplodon angustatus
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderFunariales
FamilySplachnaceae
GenusTetraplodon
Specific Epithetangustatus
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Bruch & Schimp.
Specimen
Catalog Number00135107
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID981588
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByMacoun
Date Collected1872-09-10
Year1872
Month9
Day10
Start Day of Year254
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceSaskatchewan
Continentnorth america
LocalityAthabasca Plains
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=981588
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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