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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceAlabama
County/ParishWinston Co.
LocalityWest Fork Sipsy River, 5 Mi. East Of Double Springs
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00456788
Collected ByA. M. Harvill Jr.
Date Collected1949-07-26

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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 NameHookeria acutifolia
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderHookeriales
FamilyHookeriaceae
GenusHookeria
Specific Epithetacutifolia
Scientific Name AuthorsHook. & Grev.
Specimen
Catalog Number00456788
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1061339
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByA. M. Harvill Jr.
Collector Numberno. 5102
Date Collected1949-07-26
Year1949
Month7
Day26
Start Day of Year207
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceAlabama
CountyWinston Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityWest Fork Sipsy River, 5 mi. east of Double Springs
HabitatCrevice of rockshelter
Other
Modified2004-01-12 22:00:00
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1061339
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