University of Vermont (VT)

The Pringle Herbarium (VT) contains 300,000 specimens, including vascular plants, bryophytes, lichens, algae and fungi. Of these, this portal will contain about 180,000 vascular plant specimens, including all vascular plant specimens except for those from New England. Other digitization projects cover type specimens, vascular plant specimens from New England, North American bryophytes and lichens, macroalgae and macrofungi. These images and data are available through various other portals. The herbarium does not maintain its own online database.
Contact: Michael Sundue (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 13 November 2019
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: University of Vermont
Collection Statistics
  • 24,500 specimen records
  • 3,537 (14%) georeferenced
  • 24,205 (99%) with images
  • 8,627 (35%) identified to species
  • 52 families
  • 360 genera
  • 2,018 species
  • 2,151 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics