Butler University, Friesner Herbarium (BUT)

The Friesner Herbarium digital collection project is a multiyear effort to link label information from our Indiana specimens with images in a searchable electronic format. Our goal is to increase access to, awareness of and use by all Indiana citizens of the valuable historical botanical information contained with the Friesner Herbarium.

Director: Marcia Moore, mmoore@butler.edu, 317-940-8302
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: f5f94c8a-553a-4428-a459-d554b72a1a2a
Digital Metadata: EML File
Butler University
Friesner Herbarium
4600 Sunset Avenue
Indianapolis, IN   46208
Collection Statistics
  • 311 specimen records
  • 82 (26%) georeferenced
  • 311 (100%) with images (314 total images)
  • 291 (94%) identified to species
  • 26 families
  • 62 genera
  • 134 species
  • 141 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics