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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/ParishWebster Co.
LocalityNorth Slope Of Straight Creek Mountain Along Gauley River Eastern Part Of Webster County
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00481180
Collected ByC. M. Roberts
Date Collected1934-06-08

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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 NamePlagiothecium cavifolium
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHypnales
FamilyPlagiotheciaceae
GenusPlagiothecium
Specific Epithetcavifolium
Scientific Name Authors(Brid.) Z. Iwats.
Specimen
Catalog Number00481180
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1009109
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByC. M. Roberts
Date Collected1934-06-08
Year1934
Month6
Day8
Start Day of Year159
Collection Remarksdistributed Carnegie Museum Herbarium
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceWest Virginia
CountyWebster Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityNorth slope of Straight Creek Mountain along Gauley River eastern part of Webster County
HabitatVirgin forest
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1009109
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