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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/ParishWashington Co.
LocalityBlue Ridge, S. W. Virginia. On Summit White Top Mountain
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00309022
Collected ByJ. K. Small
Date Collected1892-08-11

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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 NameParaleucobryum longifolium
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderDicranales
FamilyDicranaceae
GenusParaleucobryum
Specific Epithetlongifolium
Scientific Name Authors(Ehrh. ex Hedw.) Loeske
Specimen
Catalog Number00309022
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1042914
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByJ. K. Small
Date Collected1892-08-11
Verbatim Date Collected1892-08-11
Year1892
Month8
Day11
Start Day of Year224
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceVirginia
CountyWashington Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityBlue Ridge, S. W. Virginia. On summit White Top Mountain
Minimum Elevation in Meters1731
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1042914
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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