Washington State University Marion Ownbey Herbarium - Lichens (WS)

The Marion Ownbey Herbarium (WS) is a collection of nearly 400,000 specimens of vascular plants, bryophytes, and lichens.  The herbarium includes plants from around the world, with an emphasis on species from the Inland Pacific Northwest, Northern Rocky Mountains, Great Basin, and California.

Director: Eric Roalson, eric_roalson@wsu.edu, 509-335-7921 (ORCID #: 0000-0003-1655-3681)
Collections Manager: Walter Fertig, walter.fertig@wsu.edu (ORCID #: 0000-0001-9112-1745)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 8b1ecc9f-ae39-4acf-a3fe-1fd00add345f
Digital Metadata: EML File
Washington State University Herbarium - Washington State University
School of Biological Sciences
PO Box 644236
Pullman, WA   99164-4236
[1] 509 335 3250
Collection Statistics
  • 2,820 specimen records
  • 898 (32%) georeferenced
  • 2,427 (86%) identified to species
  • 84 families
  • 239 genera
  • 791 species
  • 815 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
Taxon Distribution