Texas A&M University, S.M. Tracy Herbarium (TAES)

The Tracy Herbarium is the third largest herbarium in Texas and includes specimens from every continent with a significant emphasis in Texas, the southern United States, Mexico, and the Caribbean. TAES maintains one of the largest collections of grasses in the southern US and has ample representation from most vascular plant families.  In addition, the herbarium contains substantial collections of non-vascular plants, and the largest collection of fungi in the state. The collection currently houses nearly 360,000 specimens and adds approximately 2500-3000 new accessions per year.  The type collection at TAES consists of 199 specimens, of which 130 are Poaceae, 19 Asteraceae, 17 Cyperaceae, and an additional 15 holotypes.

Contactos: Daniel Spalink, dspalink@tamu.edu
Tipo de Colección: Preserved Specimens
Administración: Datos en vivo administrados directamente dentro del portal de datos
Identificador único Global: 7f93b3c9-5a83-4ed8-82b2-d041db9e5fd4
Metadata Digital: EML File
Estadísticas de Colección
  • 249,752 registros de especímenes
  • 386 (0.15%) georeferenciado
  • 16,948 (7%) con imágenes (16,966 imágenes en total)
  • 220,592 (88%) identificado a las especies
  • 359 familias
  • 3,716 géneros
  • 20,715 especies
  • 22,877 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Estadísticas Extras