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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIdaho
County/ParishKootenai Co.
LocalityTraille River Basin
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00409017
Collected ByJ. B. Leiberg
Date Collected1889-08-01

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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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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRhizomnium glabrescens
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyMniaceae
GenusRhizomnium
Specific Epithetglabrescens
Scientific Name Authors(Kindb.) T.J. Kop.
Specimen
Identified ByT. J. Koponen
Date Identified1972
Catalog Number00409017
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1124071
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. B. Leiberg
Date Collected1889-08-01
Year1889
Month8
Day1
Start Day of Year213
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIdaho
CountyKootenai Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityTraille River basin
Other
Modified2007-10-11 06:39:59
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1124071
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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