Duke University Herbarium (DUKE)

The collection consists of about 160,000 lichen specimens including 600 lichen types. It is focused mainly on collections of Cladoniaceae and Parmeliaceae, although collections of crustose lichens are increasing due to the activities of members of the Lutzoni lab. About 12,000 specimens of the Harmand's collection are exsiccates of Arnold, Desmazieres, Faurie, Flagey, Fries E., Fries Th., Funck, Harmand, Hepp, Leighton, Lojka, Malbranche, Mereschkowsky, Nylander, Olivier, Roumeguere, Schaerer, Zahlbruckner, and Zwackh.
Contact: Francois Lutzoni, Curator of Lichens (flutzoni@duke.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 12 February 2019
Digital Metadata: EML File
Address:
Biology Department, Duke University
Herbarium
Duke University Herbarium
Biology Dept., Duke University
Durham, North Carolina   27708-0338
USA
+1(919)613-6112
Collection Statistics
  • 92,597 specimen records
  • 41,823 (45%) georeferenced
  • 12,639 (14%) with images
  • 64,836 (70%) identified to species
  • 117 families
  • 753 genera
  • 6,005 species
  • 5,068 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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