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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryCanada
State/ProvinceBritish Columbia
LocalityCastalgar
Institution CodeNy
Catalog Number00122514
Collected ByF. A. Macfadden
Date Collected1927-10-01

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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 NamePohlia nutans
KingdomPlantae
PhylumBryophyta
ClassBryopsida
OrderBryales
FamilyBryaceae
GenusPohlia
Specific Epithetnutans
Scientific Name Authors(Hedw.) Lindb.
Specimen
Identified ByA. J. Shaw
Catalog Number00122514
Institution CodeNY
Occurrence ID951804
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Collection Event
Collected ByF. A. MacFadden
Collector Number4378
Date Collected1927-10-01
Year1927
Month10
Day1
Start Day of Year274
Locality
CountryCanada
State / ProvinceBritish Columbia
Continentnorth america
LocalityCastalgar
HabitatIn huge cusions on sloping rocks
Other
Modified2006-12-13 08:34:56
dwc:collectionID788e80c1-13f6-4e32-a20a-614afa2b4940
dcterms:referenceshttp://bryophyteportal.org/portal/collections/individual/index.php?occid=951804
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