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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVermont
LocalityNear Willoughby Lake
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00525778
Collected ByE. Faxon
Date Collected1882-06-15

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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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Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCalliergon cordifolium
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyAmblystegiaceae
GenusCalliergon
Specific Epithetcordifolium
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Kindb.
Specimen
Identified ByK. Karczmarz
Date Identified1965-04-15
Catalog Number00525778
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1062218
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByE. Faxon
Collector Number528
Date Collected1882-06-15
Year1882
Month6
Day15
Start Day of Year166
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceVermont
Continentnorth america
LocalityNear Willoughby Lake
HabitatBog
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1062218
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