University of New Hampshire (NHA)

Historical ties with Dartmouth College (HNH) when the Agricultural College shared facilities. NHA founded with a nucleus of 1500 HNH specimens. Specialty: Vascular plants and marine algae of New Hampshire; Maine; coastal New England; Newfoundland; Bay of Fundy; Crimea, Siberia; aquatic flora of northeastern U.S., Costa Rica, and Bolivia. Date Founded: 1892.
Contacts: Erin Sigel, collections manager (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 0dda52c1-018d-4056-8e9b-c280566f4112
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 644 specimen records
  • 590 (92%) georeferenced
  • 144 (22%) with images (144 total images)
  • 624 (97%) identified to species
  • 40 families
  • 94 genera
  • 186 species
  • 190 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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