F-Bryophytes - Field Museum of Natural History (Botany) Bryophyte CollectionF - The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Drive
Chicago - IL - United States
The bryophyte collection at The Field Museum is a major resource for bryophyte systematics, particularly for Central and South American, temperate Australasian, North American and European taxa. The collection consists of more than 200,000 specimens, including 127,614 moss and 51,508 hepatic specimens with a total of 2,284 types. With speciesLink, The Field Museum shares a subset of specimens collected in South America.Online since: 22/04/2020
Last update: 22/11/2022
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Field Museum of Natural History (Botany) Bryophyte Collection (https://fmipt.fieldmuseum.org/ipt/resource?r=fmnh_bryophyte), accessed through speciesLink at (dd/mm/yyyy).
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