Laurie L. Consaul Herbarium, Bryophyte Collection (UWO)

The Dr. Laurie L. Consaul Herbarium (UWO) comprises over 42,000 specimens of vascular plants, with best representation of the plants of southwestern Ontario, and sparse coverage of the remainder of Canada, the United States and other parts of the world. In addition there are several thousand specimens of Crataegus (Rosaceae) from all parts of North America including Mexico as well as small bryophyte, fungi and lichen collections.

Assistant to the Curator: Kris Mendola,, 519-661-2111 ext. 86506
Curator: Greg Thorn,, 519-661-2111 ext. 88647
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 84000d6a-7fd2-4e6a-9885-3d294ad26ff9
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 1,228 specimen records
  • 113 (9%) georeferenced
  • 1,199 (98%) identified to species
  • 17 families
  • 45 genera
  • 134 species
  • 142 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics