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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceYukon Territory
LocalityFirth River Basin, Near Mouth Of Mancha Creek
Latitude68.667
Longitude-141
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00134743
Collected ByA. J. Sharp
Date Collected1958-08-12

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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.

Contacts

Namenone
Rolenone
Emailegbot@asu.edu
Name Thiers, Barbara
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameTrichostomum arcticum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyPottiaceae
GenusTrichostomum
Specific Epithetarcticum
Scientific Name AuthorsKaal.
Specimen
Identified ByR. H. Zander
Date Identified1984
Catalog Number00134743
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID996897
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByA. J. Sharp
Collector NumberMC-58247
Date Collected1958-08-12
Year1958
Month8
Day12
Start Day of Year224
Collection RemarksFlora of Yukon Territory, Canada
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceYukon Territory
Continentnorth america
LocalityFirth River Basin, near mouth of Mancha Creek
HabitatBank of Firth River near Mancha Creek
Decimal Latitude68.667
Decimal Longitude-141
Verbatim Coordinates68 40 0.00 N 141 0 0.00 W
Other
Modified2007-10-10 16:45:08
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=996897
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