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: 17 October 2022
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 26,311 specimen records
  • 596 (2%) georeferenced
  • 13,835 (53%) with images (13,835 total images)
  • 25,278 (96%) identified to species
  • 47 families
  • 280 genera
  • 3,029 species
  • 3,088 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics