Indiana University Herbarium (IND)

The Department of Biology administers the Indiana University Herbarium (IND). Founded in 1885, the herbarium houses about 150,000 specimens of vascular plants, including the collections of Charles C. Deam on which the Flora of Indiana is based.
Contact: Eric Knox, Director/Curator (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 5f18d52e-eab4-4aea-8b76-00ef4685365e
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 193 specimen records
  • 122 (63%) georeferenced
  • 128 (66%) with images
  • 125 (65%) identified to species
  • 22 families
  • 45 genera
  • 109 species
  • 68 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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