Rocky Mountain Herbarium (RM)

Founded in 1893 by Aven Nelson, the Rocky Mountain Herbarium (RM) contains the largest collection of Rocky Mountain plants and fungi in existence with additional representation of the floras of other parts of the Northern Hemisphere. It ranks 17th in the nation with 825,000 specimens [with approximately 25,000 new specimens added each year] and is the largest facility of its kind between St. Louis, Missouri, and Berkeley, California
Contactos: Ernie Nelson (
Tipo de Colección: Preserved Specimens
Administración: Instantánea de datos de un base de datos local
última Actualización: 20 May 2018
Metadata Digital: EML File
Rocky Mountain Herbarium
University of Wyoming
Department of Botany, Dept. 3165
1000 East University Avenue
Laramie, WY   82071-3165
Estadísticas de Colección
  • 853,616 registros de especímenes
  • 668,003 (78%) georeferenciado
  • 795,765 (93%) identificado a las especies
  • 308 familias
  • 1,846 géneros
  • 8,990 especies
  • 11,694 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Estadísticas Extras