Emory University Herbarium (GEO)

The Emory University Herbarium (GEO) has more than 20,200 plant specimens, dating back to the early 1900s. The majority of the collection is composed of plants from the southeast USA collected by Don E. Eyles (aquatic plants), Robert F. Thorne (Flora of SW Georgia) and Madeline L. Burbanck (granite rock outcrop plants). Recent collections more focused on our growing global collection from the Mediterranean and Balkans (medicinal plants) and Australia (pollinator ecology).
Contacto: Cassandra Leah Quave (cassandra.leah.quave@emory.edu); Tharanga Samarakoon (tsamarakoon@emory.edu)
Tipo de Colección: Preserved Specimens
Administración: Data snapshot of local collection database
última Actualización: 16 January 2019
Metadata Digital: EML File
Estadísticas de Colección
  • 19,382 registros de especímenes
  • 3,092 (16%) georeferenced
  • 9,912 (51%) with images
  • 18,407 (95%) identified to species
  • 264 familias
  • 1,312 géneros
  • 3,882 especies
  • 3,883 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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