Western Carolina University Herbarium (WCUH)

Contacts: Dr. Katherine Mathews, Director and Curator, kmathews@email.wcu.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: daf7f698-000a-4721-8e61-df3ef5577497
Digital Metadata: EML File
Western Carolina University Herbarium
Department of Biology
Western Carolina University
132 Natural Science Building
Cullowhee, NC   28723
Collection Statistics
  • 31,327 specimen records
  • 5,043 (16%) georeferenced
  • 27,686 (88%) with images (30,453 total images)
  • 30,907 (99%) identified to species
  • 272 families
  • 1,309 genera
  • 4,180 species
  • 4,856 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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