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.
Contact: Layne Huiet (rlh22@duke.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 31 May 2019
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 5,856 specimen records
  • 5 (0.09%) georeferenced
  • 5,258 (90%) with images
  • 5,803 (99%) identified to species
  • 26 families
  • 68 genera
  • 276 species
  • 290 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics