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
  • Abatia (1)
  • Azara (13)
  • Banara (8)
  • Carpotroche (1)
  • Casearia (36)
  • Flacourtia (1)
  • Hasseltia (6)
  • Hasseltiopsis (1)
  • Homalium (3)
  • Laetia (1)
  • Lindackeria (1)
  • Lunania (2)
  • Mayna (3)
  • Myroxylon (1)
  • Neosprucea (2)
  • Prockia (4)
  • Ryania (4)
  • Samyda (1)
  • Trilix (1)
  • Xylosma (8)