University of New Hampshire (NHA)

Historical ties with Dartmouth College (HNH) when the Agricultural College shared facilities. NHA founded with a nucleus of 1500 HNH specimens. Specialty: Vascular plants and marine algae of New Hampshire; Maine; coastal New England; Newfoundland; Bay of Fundy; Crimea, Siberia; aquatic flora of northeastern U.S., Costa Rica, and Bolivia. Date Founded: 1892.
Contacts: Janet Sullivan, Collections Manager (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 1dd94513-99f3-4c46-b707-694fedf34793
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 1,167 specimen records
  • 1,156 (99%) georeferenced
  • 1,167 (100%) with images
  • 901 (77%) identified to species
  • 60 families
  • 120 genera
  • 266 species
  • 269 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics