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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVermont
County/ParishWindsor Co.
LocalityNear Atwood's Brook, Taftsville
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00409357
Collected ByE. C. Taylor
Date Collected1956-05-12

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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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Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameRhizomnium punctatum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyMniaceae
GenusRhizomnium
Specific Epithetpunctatum
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) T.J. Kop.
Specimen
Catalog Number00409357
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1095809
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByE. C. Taylor
Date Collected1956-05-12
Year1956
Month5
Day12
Start Day of Year133
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceVermont
CountyWindsor Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityNear Atwood's brook, Taftsville
HabitatRock
Minimum Elevation in Meters229
Other
Modified2007-10-11 06:42:22
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1095809
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