The Academy of Natural Sciences of 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: 30 May 2019
Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: CC BY (Attribution)
Collection Statistics
  • 16,708 specimen records
  • 46 (0.28%) georeferenced
  • 16,524 (99%) with images
  • 16,619 (99%) identified to species
  • 20 families
  • 34 genera
  • 112 species
  • 125 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics