DUKE - Duke University Herbarium

DUKE - Duke University
Departamento de Biologia
Phone: (919) 660-7300 (bryophytes and lichens) or (919) 660-7317 (vascular plants) or 919-660-7299 (fungi) Fax: (919) 660-7293
Durham - NC - United States

The L. E. Anderson Bryophyte Herbarium includes approximately 230,000 specimens, of which some 160,000 are mosses. With about 50,000 moss collections from the southeastern United States, the DUKE collection is one of, if not the most important, resource for documenting the southeastern moss flora. Important collections of bryophytes include those of L.E. Anderson, H.L. Blomquist, M. Crosby, A.J. Grout, B.D. Mishler, W.B. Schofield, R. Schuster, A.J. Shaw, 48 bryophyte exsiccatae collections, and over 900 bryophyte type specimens. Data shared with the speciesLink network refers to samples collected in South America.

Online since: 26/11/2015
Last update: 24/04/2024

Number of records

Total: 3,461
Online: 3,469
Georeferenced: 2,062
(by municipality: 95)
With images: 0

Conditions for using the data

CC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial). For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Jonathan Shaw, Curator of Bryophytes (shaw@duke.edu)

How to cite

Duke University Herbarium, DUKE


Jonathan Shaw