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: 22 June 2022
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 26,228 specimen records
  • 596 (2%) georeferenced
  • 13,835 (53%) with images (13,835 total images)
  • 25,178 (96%) identified to species
  • 46 families
  • 277 genera
  • 3,004 species
  • 3,060 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics