Albion College (ALBC)

The Albion College Herbarium (ALBC) is a teaching collection of about 14,000 specimens, including 10,000 sheets of vascular plants and another 4,000 specimens of bryophytes, algae, lichens, and fungi. Most of its holdings are from the lower peninsula of Michigan. The herbarium of alumnus Charles W. Fallass, '1873 comprises the core of the vascular plant collection. Other contributors include former faculty members William J. Gilbert (1916-1994), Ewell A. Stowell (1922-2009), and 1956 alumnus Maynard C. Bowers (1930-). The Gilbert collections include algae from the S. Pacific. The Bowers collections include mosses from Finland and the western US.
Contacto: J. Dan Skean, Jr. (dskean@albion.edu)
Tipo de Colección: Preserved Specimens
Administración: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Identificador único Global: 4b9c73cc-d12d-4654-bdfb-081dce21729b
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Metadata Digital: EML File
Estadísticas de Colección
  • 9,801 registros de especímenes
  • 29 (0.3%) georeferenced
  • 9,801 (100%) with images
  • 4,733 (48%) identified to species
  • 158 familias
  • 648 géneros
  • 2,124 especies
  • 2,262 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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