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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceIndiana
County/ParishMontgomery Co.
LocalityShades State Park, Trail #11
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00613930
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Date Collected1937-08-06

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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 NameHypnum curvifolium
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyHypnaceae
GenusHypnum
Specific Epithetcurvifolium
Scientific Name AuthorsHedw.
Specimen
Identified ByW. H. Welch
Date Identified1951
Catalog Number00613930
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1152395
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. H. Welch
Collector Number8894
Date Collected1937-08-06
Year1937
Month8
Day6
Start Day of Year218
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceIndiana
CountyMontgomery Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityShades State Park, Trail #11
Other
Modified2009-10-27 12:56:29
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1152395
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