University of Vermont - Pringle Herbarium (VT)

The Pringle Herbarium (VT) contains 300,000 specimens, including vascular plants, bryophytes, lichens, algae and fungi. Of these, this portal will contain about 180,000 vascular plant specimens, including all vascular plant specimens except for those from New England. Other digitization projects cover type specimens, vascular plant specimens from New England, North American bryophytes and lichens, macroalgae and macrofungi. These images and data are available through various other portals. The herbarium does not maintain its own online database.

Curator: Weston L. Testo,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 1 February 2024
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: University of Vermont
Cite this collection:
University of Vermont - Pringle Herbarium. Occurrence dataset (ID: 05099540-f2dc-4b13-ab25-17bb35f85691) accessed via the PteridoPortal Portal, /portal, 2024-02-28).
Collection Statistics
  • 293,262 specimen records
  • 97,660 (33%) georeferenced
  • 288,858 (98%) with images (304,126 total images)
  • 1 misc genetic references
  • 27,932 (10%) identified to species
  • 771 families
  • 421 genera
  • 4,281 species
  • 4,561 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics