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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceConnecticut
County/ParishFairfield Co.
LocalityNear Saugatuck Reservoir
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00733653
Collected ByR. S. Cowan; John Wurdack
Date Collected1949-10-15

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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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Name Thiers, Barbara
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameTrichocolea tomentella
KingdomPlantae
PhylumHepatophyta
ClassHepatopsida
OrderJungermanniales
FamilyTrichocoleaceae
GenusTrichocolea
Specific Epithettomentella
Scientific Name Authors(Ehrh.) Dumort.
Specimen
Catalog Number00733653
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1261893
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByR. S. Cowan; John Wurdack
Collector Number71
Date Collected1949-10-15
Year1949
Month10
Day15
Start Day of Year288
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceConnecticut
CountyFairfield Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityNear Saugatuck Reservoir
HabitatSubmerged at water level
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1261893
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