University of Vermont, Pringle Herbarium, North American bryophytes (VT)

The Pringle Herbarium (VT) contains 300,000 specimens, including vascular plants, bryophytes, lichens, algae and fungi. This portal contains our North American bryophyte specimens, numbering about 18,000. Other digitization projects cover type specimens, vascular plant specimens, North American lichens, macroalgae and macrofungi. These images and data are available through various portals. The herbarium does not maintain its own online database.
Contact: David S. Barrington (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: d004c634-c136-4555-a8e5-eb1a4de11586
Live Data Download: Login for access
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: University of Vermont
Collection Statistics
  • 18,452 specimen records
  • 11,629 (63%) georeferenced
  • 16,947 (92%) with images
  • 17,959 (97%) identified to species
  • 120 families
  • 423 genera
  • 1,620 species
  • 1,917 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics