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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlaska
LocalityMeade River Post Office (coal Mine), Approximately 70 Miles South Of Barrow
Latitude70.483
Longitude-157.417
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00161199
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Date Collected1963-07-02

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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 NameAbietinella abietina
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyThuidiaceae
GenusAbietinella
Specific Epithetabietina
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) M. Fleisch.
Specimen
Identified ByK. A. Holmen
Catalog Number00161199
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID981901
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. C. Steere
Collector Number63-36
Date Collected1963-07-02
Year1963
Month7
Day2
Start Day of Year183
Collection RemarksHerbarium of The New York Botanical Garden Bryophyta of Arctic Alaska
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceAlaska
Continentnorth america
LocalityMeade River Post Office (Coal Mine), approximately 70 miles south of Barrow
Decimal Latitude70.483
Decimal Longitude-157.417
Verbatim Coordinates70 29 0.00 N 157 25 0.00 W
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=981901
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
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