Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT)

The BRIT herbarium contains approximately 1,445,000 plant specimens from around the world, making it one of the largest herbaria in the United States.
Contacts: Alejandra Vasco, avascog@gmail.com
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 13 October 2022
Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: CC BY (Attribution)
Rights Holder: Botanical Research Institute of Texas
Collection Statistics
  • 23,816 specimen records
  • 4,051 (17%) georeferenced
  • 18,941 (80%) with images (18,948 total images)
  • 21,938 (92%) identified to species
  • 52 families
  • 305 genera
  • 2,937 species
  • 3,257 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics