University of Tennessee Lichen Herbarium (TENN)

Our lichen collection is strongly representative of the southeastern U.S., chiefly Tennessee and the southern Appalachians.

Collections Manager: Margaret Oliver, molive18@utk.edu
Herbarium Director: Dr. Jessica Budke, jbudke@utk.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: c04ce95d-61fb-4708-b6b0-77c2eaf24cc1
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 8,541 specimen records
  • 6,828 (80%) georeferenced
  • 8,485 (99%) with images (10,717 total images)
  • 7,260 (85%) identified to species
  • 78 families
  • 206 genera
  • 1,300 species
  • 1,334 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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