Oregon State University Vascular Plant Collection (OSC-V)

The Oregon State University Herbarium houses approximately 550,000 vascular plant, bryophyte, algal, and fungal specimens. The collections are worldwide in scope, with a focus on the state of Oregon and the Pacific Northwest.

Contacts: Thea Jaster, jastert@oregonstate.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 3 October 2023
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Cite this collection:
Oregon State University Vascular Plant Collection. Occurrence dataset (ID: 10191017-8cee-42b0-a9b6-5dea543188a5) accessed via the PteridoPortal Portal, /portal, 2023-12-08).
Collection Statistics
  • 8,023 specimen records
  • 2,967 (37%) georeferenced
  • 7,476 (93%) with images (14,030 total images)
  • 5,980 (75%) identified to species
  • 19 families
  • 51 genera
  • 186 species
  • 178 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution - Ontario
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