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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryGuadeloupe
LocalityRiviere Noire.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00816867
Collected ByA. Duss
Date Collected1898-12-12

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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.

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Namenone
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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameThuidium tomentosum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyThuidiaceae
GenusThuidium
Specific Epithettomentosum
Scientific Name AuthorsSchimp.
Specimen
Catalog Number00816867
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1168441
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByA. Duss
Collector Number828
Date Collected1898-12-12
Year1898
Month12
Day12
Start Day of Year346
Collection RemarksHerbier de la Guadeloupe et de la Martinique.
Locality
CountryGuadeloupe
Continentnorth america
LocalityRiviere Noire.
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1168441
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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