Systematics of Vascular Plants, UH Manoa (HAW-BOT461)

This collection includes specimens collected for BOT461 Systematics of Vascular Plants. Hands-on experience with Hawai’i’s unique tropical flora; emphasis on recognition and identification of vascular plant families and the principles and methodologies that define them; evolution of biodiversity. 4 credits. Instructor: Dr. Tom Ranker
Contact: Tom Ranker (
Collection Type: General Observations
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
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Usage Rights: CC0 1.0 (Public-domain)
Rights Holder: University of Hawaii
Access Rights: not-for-profit use only
Joseph. F. Rock Herbarium
Botany Department
University of Hawaii at Manoa
3190 Maile Way, Room 101
Honolulu, HI   96822
United States
808 956-4168
Collection Statistics:
  • 637 specimen records
  • 352 (55%) georeferenced
  • 305 (48%) identified to species
  • 103 families
  • 117 genera
  • 148 species
  • 148 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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