University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium (NCU)

Founded in 1908, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium (NCU) is a world-wide collection of vascular plants, bryophytes, fossils (esp. Devonian), algae (esp. red marine temperate), fungi (esp. collections of Wm. C. Coker & N. Couch), and lichens. The lichen collection is world-wide in scope with a focus on the Southeastern United States. Important collectors include Gary B. Perlmutter, Eimy Rivas Plata, Alexander Evans, William W. Calkins, Paul O. Schallert, Jason Hollinger, Francis Harper, Fred W. Gray, Edward Uebel and William C. Grow. NCU welcomes visitors & researchers weekdays; contact Curator Carol Ann McCormick for parking information.
Contacto: Carol Ann McCormick (mccormick@unc.edu)
Tipo de Colección: Preserved Specimens
Administración: Datos en vivo administrados directamente dentro del portal de datos
Identificador único Global: bedb2352-90dd-48cf-a476-b7b1f3062ef5
Metadata Digital: EML File
Estadísticas de Colección
  • 6,270 registros de especímenes
  • 5,813 (93%) georeferenciado
  • 502 (8%) con imagenes
  • 5,960 (95%) identificado a las especies
  • 99 familias
  • 283 géneros
  • 933 especies
  • 961 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Estadísticas Extras