Wesley E. Niles Herbarium, University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV)

The herbarium collection consists of approximately 65,000 specimens of vascular plants, and a small but rapidly expanding number of mosses and liverworts.
Contact: Kathryn Birgy, Collections Manager (kathryn.birgy@unlv.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 8234825f-209e-49bb-a6dc-7ab406bb0f4d
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 3,154 specimen records
  • 1,554 (49%) georeferenced
  • 3,154 (100%) with images
  • 2,720 (86%) identified to species
  • 80 families
  • 218 genera
  • 578 species
  • 634 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics