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: 4 May 2021
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 24,806 specimen records
  • 152 (0.61%) georeferenced
  • 12,282 (50%) with images (12,282 total images)
  • 13,344 (54%) identified to species
  • 45 families
  • 255 genera
  • 2,345 species
  • 1,105 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics