University of South Carolina, A. C. Moore Herbarium (USCH)

The A. C. Moore Herbarium is an important part of the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of South Carolina (Columbia Campus). Founded in 1907 by Dr. Andrew Charles Moore, the original collection of dried plant specimens is now part of an ever growing collection. Total holdings are just over 120,000 specimens, making the A. C. Moore Herbarium the largest in the state of South Carolina. Researchers and visitors will find a diverse collection of vascular and nonvascular plant material primarily from the Southeastern United States and more specifically from South Carolina. Now over 100 years old, the A. C. Moore Herbarium continues to be an indispensable resource for botanical knowledge.
Contactos: Dr. Herrick Brown, Curator (
Tipo de Colección: Preserved Specimens
Administración: Instantánea de datos de un base de datos local
última Actualización: 11 May 2020
Metadata Digital: EML File
A. C. Moore Herbarium
Department of Biological Sciences
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC   29208
Estadísticas de Colección
  • 114,802 registros de especímenes
  • 29,504 (26%) georeferenciado
  • 68,878 (60%) con imágenes (69,170 imágenes en total)
  • 109,061 (95%) identificado a las especies
  • 326 familias
  • 2,567 géneros
  • 10,844 especies
  • 12,555 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Estadísticas Extras