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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryDominican Republic
State/ProvincePeravia
LocalityLa Nevera, 19 Km S Of Valle Nuevo.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00671627
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Date Collected1982-05-01

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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
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSquamidium leucotrichum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyBrachytheciaceae
GenusSquamidium
Specific Epithetleucotrichum
Scientific Name Authors(Taylor) Broth.
Specimen
Catalog Number00671627
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1156696
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Collector Number22780
Date Collected1982-05-01
Year1982
Month5
Day1
Start Day of Year121
Locality
CountryDominican Republic
State / ProvincePeravia
Continentnorth america
LocalityLa Nevera, 19 km S of Valle Nuevo.
HabitatRemnant cloud forest and adjacent roadside
Minimum Elevation in Meters2042
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1156696
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