Drexel University (PH)

The herbarium of the Academy of Natural Sciences (PH) is the oldest institutional herbarium in the United States. It is a national resource for material from 1750-1850. The diatom herbarium (ANSP) is managed separately.
Contact: Tatyana Livshultz (tl534@drexel.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 16 November 2018
Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: CC BY (Attribution)
Collection Statistics
  • 14,764 specimen records
  • 42 (0.28%) georeferenced
  • 14,580 (99%) with images
  • 14,247 (96%) identified to species
  • 19 families
  • 32 genera
  • 92 species
  • 101 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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