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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/ParishCayuga Co.
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00525798
Collected ByW. R. Dudley
Date Collected1875-07-28

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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
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Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameCalliergon giganteum
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyAmblystegiaceae
GenusCalliergon
Specific Epithetgiganteum
Scientific Name Authors(Schimp.) Kindb.
Specimen
Catalog Number00525798
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1022252
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByW. R. Dudley
Date Collected1875-07-28
Year1875
Month7
Day28
Start Day of Year209
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceNew York
CountyCayuga Co.
Continentnorth america
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
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dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1022252
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