The Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association Herbarium (The Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association-NMMA)

All taxonomic groups are represented, with an emphasis on coastal heathland and maritime plants from Nantucket Island and associated islands.
Contacts: Julia Blyth, Collections Manager,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 15 February 2022
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Maria Mitchell Association
Access Rights: The data provided shall not to be redistributed without permission. The data provided shall not to be made available for commercial or for-profit use.
Collection Statistics
  • 4,650 specimen records
  • 3,675 (79%) georeferenced
  • 4,614 (99%) with images (4,635 total images)
  • 4,196 (90%) identified to species
  • 127 families
  • 492 genera
  • 1,051 species
  • 1,051 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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