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University of Vermont, Pringle Herbarium, North American lichens (VT)

The Pringle Herbarium (VT) contains 300,000 specimens, including vascular plants, bryophytes, lichens, algae and fungi. Of these, this portal contains about 5100 lichen specimens, including all of our North American specimens. Other digitization projects cover type specimens, vascular plant specimens, North American bryophytes, macroalgae and macrofungi. These images and data are available through various portals. The herbarium does not maintain its own online database.
Curator: Weston L. Testo,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 41350160-ae9d-4102-929d-be342457c1af
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: University of Vermont
University of Vermont Herbarium
Department of Plant Biology
63 Carrigan Drive
111 Jeffords Hall
Burlington, VT   05405-1737
802 656 3221
Collection Statistics
  • 5,216 specimen records
  • 3,631 (70%) georeferenced
  • 5,208 (100%) with images (5,208 total images)
  • 4,708 (90%) identified to species
  • 75 families
  • 196 genera
  • 1,257 species
  • 1,423 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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