Indiana University Herbarium (IND)

The Department of Biology administers the Indiana University Herbarium (IND). Founded in 1885, the herbarium houses about 155,000 specimens of vascular plants, including the collections of Charles C. Deam on which the Flora of Indiana is based.

Contacts: Eric Knox, Director/Curator,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 18 April 2019
Digital Metadata: EML File
2805 East 10th Street
Bloomington, IN   47408-2698
Collection Statistics
  • 1,695 specimen records
  • 1,307 (77%) georeferenced
  • 1,677 (99%) with images (3,076 total images)
  • 1,665 (98%) identified to species
  • 78 families
  • 190 genera
  • 371 species
  • 378 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution - Mexico
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