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Specimen Record

Meteorium nigrescens(Sw. ex Hedw.) Dozy & Molk.

From New York Botanical Garden

ContinentNorth America
CountryJamaica
State/ProvinceSt. Elizabeth Parish
Locality2.0 Mi Ne Of Malvern On Road To Santa Cruz, In Santa Cruz Mts.
Latitude18
Longitude-77.683
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00691210
Collected ByW. R. Buck
Date Collected1981-04-17

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http://sciweb.nybg.org/science2/SteereHerbarium.asp

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
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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameMeteorium nigrescens
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderLeucodontales
FamilyMeteoriaceae
GenusMeteorium
Specific Epithetnigrescens
Scientific Name Authors(Sw. ex Hedw.) Dozy & Molk.
Specimen
Catalog Number00691210
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1154821
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. R. Buck
Collector Number5850
Date Collected1981-04-17
Year1981
Month4
Day17
Start Day of Year107
Locality
CountryJamaica
State / ProvinceSt. Elizabeth Parish
Continentnorth america
Locality2.0 mi NE of Malvern on road to Santa Cruz, in Santa Cruz Mts.
HabitatDry, secondary forest on limestone slope
Decimal Latitude18
Decimal Longitude-77.683
Minimum Elevation in Meters420
Verbatim Coordinates18 0 0.00 N 77 41 0.00 W
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1154821
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