NYBG North American Bryophyte Catalogue Update
Barbara M. Thiers
bthiers at NYBG.ORG
Tue Mar 3 09:41:28 CST 1998
NEW YORK BOTANICAL GARDEN NORTH AMERICAN BRYOPHYTE CATALOG
Additional records of moss specimens from Alaska, Canada and Greenland
have recently been added to the New York Botanical Garden North
American Bryophyte Catalogue web site:
MOSS FAMILIES AVAILABLE FOR SEARCHING: ALL except Amblystegiaceae,
Hylocomiaceae, and Polytrichaceae (due to be completed by 1 April,
1998). All previously posted data have been re-extracted from the
database, so new records are available in many families.
ANTHOCEROTE AND HEPATIC FAMILIES AVAILABLE FOR SEARCHING: ALL. All
previously posted data have been re-extracted from the database, so
new records are available in many families.
A new index to the genera and number of records in each is now in
place at the North American Bryophyte Catalogue site. Choose the
option "Taxa currently available" from the main page to see this
The total number of records now available for searching at the
abovementioned site now stands at 53,896.
The NYBG North American Bryophyte Catalogue project is supported in
part by a grant from the National Science Foundation.
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