Harvard University Herbaria (Harvard)

The Harvard University Herbaria, with over 5 million specimens, is the world’s largest University Herbaria. Included in the Herbaria are six herbarium collections: * Herbarium of the Arnold Arboretum (A) * Economic Herbarium of Oakes Ames (ECON) * Oakes Ames Orchid Herbarium (AMES) * Farlow Herbarium (FH) * Gray Herbarium (GH) * New England Botanical Club Herbarium (NEBC).
Contacts: Herbaria Contact, huh-requests@oeb.harvard.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 12 February 2020
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Access Rights: http://kiki.huh.harvard.edu/databases/addenda.html
Collection Statistics
  • 55,393 specimen records
  • 1,515 (3%) georeferenced
  • 30,651 (55%) with images (35,290 total images)
  • 30,005 (54%) identified to species
  • 589 families
  • 2,733 genera
  • 17,099 species
  • 17,263 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
Taxon Distribution
  • Aberemoa (1)
  • Anaxagorea (8)
  • Annona (16)
  • Asimina (3)
  • Bocagea (2)
  • Cremastosperma (3)
  • Cymbopetalum (5)
  • Desmopsis (1)
  • Diclinanona (4)
  • Duguetia (12)
  • Ephedranthus (2)
  • Guatteria (93)
  • Guatteriopsis (1)
  • Heteropetalum (1)
  • Hornschuchia (1)
  • Malmea (3)
  • Onychopetalum (3)
  • Oxandra (4)
  • Porcelia (2)
  • Pseudoxandra (2)
  • Rollinia (13)
  • Sapranthus (2)
  • Stenanona (1)
  • Tetrameranthus (1)
  • Unona (2)
  • Unonopsis (5)
  • Xylopia (12)