Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University - Bryophytes (PH)

PH (the official, internationally recognized abbreviation for the herbarium at the Academy of Natural Sciences) is the oldest institutional herbarium in U.S. It is a national resource for material from 1750-1850, with some dating from as early as 1689.

Collection Manager: Chelsea Smith,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 921fe619-c251-4b3b-9ee4-447c586b44cb
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 57,454 specimen records
  • 30,244 (53%) georeferenced
  • 43,446 (76%) with images (51,337 total images)
  • 49,140 (86%) identified to species
  • 189 families
  • 668 genera
  • 3,943 species
  • 4,407 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics