United States National Herbarium, Smithsonian Institution (SI-US)

Worldwide with emphasis on neotropics, North America, Pacific Islands, Philippines, and Indian subcontinent.
Contact: Curator (USNH@si.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 25 January 2019
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Smithsonian Institution
Access Rights: Public Domain
United States National Herbarium
Department of Botany NMNH
MRC-166 Smithsonian Institution
P.O. Box 37012
Washington, District of Columbia   20013-7012
[1] 202 633 0920
Collection Statistics
  • 9,873 specimen records
  • 959 (10%) georeferenced
  • 7,560 (77%) identified to species
  • 221 families
  • 608 genera
  • 980 species
  • 1,009 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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