University of Vermont - Pringle Herbarium (VT)

The Pringle Herbarium (VT) contains 300,000 specimens, including vascular plants, bryophytes, lichens, algae and fungi. Of these, this portal will contain about 180,000 vascular plant specimens, including all vascular plant specimens except for those from New England. Other digitization projects cover type specimens, vascular plant specimens from New England, North American bryophytes and lichens, macroalgae and macrofungi. These images and data are available through various other portals. The herbarium does not maintain its own online database.

Contacts: Michael Sundue,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 05099540-f2dc-4b13-ab25-17bb35f85691
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: University of Vermont
Collection Statistics
  • 35,262 specimen records
  • 18,674 (53%) georeferenced
  • 35,141 (100%) with images (35,210 total images)
  • 1 misc genetic references
  • 26,243 (74%) identified to species
  • 109 families
  • 389 genera
  • 4,129 species
  • 4,400 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics