University of Idaho (ID)

Established in 1892, the University of Idaho Stillinger Herbarium is the largest herbarium in Idaho and functions as the official state repository for more than 200,000 plant and fungal specimens. The herbarium’s collections contribute to a wide variety of research at the University of Idaho and beyond, supporting research in systematics, ecology, floristics, conservation biology and natural resource management, and the herbarium and its resources are used for both formal and informal teaching and learning at the University of Idaho.
Contacts: David Tank, Director (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 68622c10-641e-41ea-9a39-f5e9b04a9815
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 8,610 specimen records
  • 3,673 (43%) georeferenced
  • 8,597 (100%) with images
  • 8,387 (97%) identified to species
  • 72 families
  • 242 genera
  • 1,279 species
  • 1,305 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics