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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceCalifornia
County/ParishSolano Co.
LocalityPutah Creek Canyon, West Of Winters
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00365596
Collected ByA. A. Beetle
Date Collected1945-05-23

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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
Rolenone
Emailbthiers@nybg.org
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameSyntrichia princeps
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderPottiales
FamilyPottiaceae
GenusSyntrichia
Specific Epithetprinceps
Scientific Name Authors(De Not.) Mitt.
Specimen
Catalog Number00365596
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID1088160
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByA. A. Beetle
Collector Number3848
Date Collected1945-05-23
Year1945
Month5
Day23
Start Day of Year143
Locality
CountryUnited States of America
State / ProvinceCalifornia
CountySolano Co.
Continentnorth america
LocalityPutah Creek Canyon, west of Winters
HabitatShade of oaks
Other
Modified2015-01-08 13:31:45
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=1088160
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