National Tropical Botanical Garden - Bryophyte collection (PTBG)

PTBG houses about 5,500 specimens of bryophytes and 1430 lichens primarily from HawaiĘ»i, and the broader tropical Pacific region, which includes the Polynesia-Micronesia biodiversity hotspot. 

Curator: Tim Flynn, tflynn@ntbg.org
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 4 June 2024
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: National Tropical Botanical Garden
Collection Statistics
  • 6,065 specimen records
  • 3,861 (64%) georeferenced
  • 5,495 (91%) with images (13,302 total images)
  • 4,777 (79%) identified to species
  • 134 families
  • 415 genera
  • 1,040 species
  • 1,040 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics