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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU-Plants)

This dataset is to serve as an example of how a natural history collection can be managed within a Symbiota portal. ASU collection is currently managing their data as a live dataset within SEINet network (
Contacts: Ed Gilbert,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: a2e32c87-d320-4a01-bafd-a9182ae2e191
Digital Metadata: EML File
Arizona State University Herbarium
School of Life Sciences
P. O. Box 874501
Tempe, Arizona   85287-4501
(480) 965-6162
Collection Statistics
  • 14,670 specimen records
  • 13,735 (94%) georeferenced
  • 5,443 (37%) with images (6,246 total images)
  • 13,685 (93%) identified to species
  • 144 families
  • 712 genera
  • 1,942 species
  • 2,345 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
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Geographic Distribution
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