Albion R. Hodgdon Herbarium, University of New Hampshire (University of New Hampshire-NHA)

The NHA herbarium comprises approximately 200,000 specimens (120,000 vascular plants, 80,000 marine algae, and 550 bryophytes and lichens). The collection contains a combination of historic and recently collected specimens, including 97 nomenclatural type specimens and voucher specimens supporting taxonomic, ecological, and biogeographic research. While our specimens represent plant species worldwide, the collections emphasize northeastern North America and are especially strong in representing freshwater and marine habitats. An additional strength is our extensive collection of Neotropical aquatic species.
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Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 17 November 2016
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Albion Hodgdon Herbarium, University of New Hampshire
Access Rights:
University of New Hampshire
38 College Rd., Spaulding Hall
Durham, New Hampshire   03824
United States of America
Collection Statistics
  • 87,441 occurrence
  • 80,428 (92%) georeferenced
  • 87,433 (100%) with images
  • 85,613 (98%) identified to species
  • 194 families
  • 940 genera
  • 3,027 species
  • 3,426 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
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