Duke University (DUKE)

The Duke Herbarium contains over 800,000 specimens of vascular plants, bryophytes, algae, lichens, and basidiomycete fungi, including more than 1900 types. The collection is especially rich in specimens from the southeastern United States, but has synoptic representation worldwide.
Contacts: Layne Huiet (rlh22@duke.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 25 June 2020
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 13,725 specimen records
  • 22 (0.16%) georeferenced
  • 12,282 (89%) with images (12,282 total images)
  • 13,345 (97%) identified to species
  • 38 families
  • 126 genera
  • 1,083 species
  • 1,106 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics