Kent State University Herbarium (KE)

Founded in 1921, the Tom S. & Miwako K. Cooperrider Herbarium at Kent State University (KE) currently houses approximately 81,000 specimens of vascular plants, bryophytes, algae, and lichens. The collection primarily focuses on the flora of northeastern Ohio.
Contact: Dylan Stover (dstover@kent.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 4 March 2019
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 67,261 specimen records
  • 871 (1%) georeferenced
  • 2,051 (3%) with images
  • 43,321 (64%) identified to species
  • 268 families
  • 1,665 genera
  • 5,686 species
  • 3,742 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics