NYBG, C.V. Starr Virtual Herbarium (NYBG-Pacific)

The C.V. Starr Virtual Herbarium is the gateway to the digitized specimens of the William and Lynda Steere Herbarium. Currently, 2.5 million specimen records and 1.5 million images are available. The records presented in this collection are all from Oceania.

Contact: Barbara Theirs (bthiers@nybg.org)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 18 February 2016
Usage Rights: CC0 1.0 (Public-domain)
Rights Holder: New York Botanical Garden
Access Rights: not-for-profit use only
New York Botanical Garden
2900 Southern Boulevard Bronx
Bronx, NY   10458-5126
United States
+1 (718) 817-8622
Collection Statistics:
  • 13,430 specimen records
  • 4,921 (37%) georeferenced
  • 4,654 (35%) identified to species
  • 1,053 families
  • 878 genera
  • 1,614 species
  • 1,807 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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