Indiana University (IND)

The Department of Biology administers the Indiana University Herbarium (IND). Founded in 1885, the herbarium houses over 152,000 specimens of vascular plants, including the collections of Charles C. Deam on which the Flora of Indiana is based.
Contacts: Eric Knox,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 2 October 2023
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: The Trustees of Indiana University
Cite this collection:
Indiana University. Occurrence dataset (ID: a8a1e1a0-89d4-4e5e-a449-72053519906f) accessed via the PteridoPortal Portal, /portal, 2023-11-28).
Collection Statistics
  • 5,721 specimen records
  • 5,259 (92%) georeferenced
  • 5,429 (95%) with images (5,503 total images)
  • 5,450 (95%) identified to species
  • 40 families
  • 192 genera
  • 868 species
  • 938 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics