Indiana University (IND)

The Department of Biology administers the Indiana University Herbarium (IND). Founded in 1885, the herbarium houses over 152,000 specimens of vascular plants, including the collections of Charles C. Deam on which the Flora of Indiana is based.
Contact: Eric Knox (eknox@indiana.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 31 May 2019
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: The Trustees of Indiana University
Collection Statistics
  • 4,988 specimen records
  • 1,750 (35%) georeferenced
  • 4,846 (97%) with images
  • 4,801 (96%) identified to species
  • 37 families
  • 176 genera
  • 804 species
  • 868 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics