University of Vermont, Pringle Herbarium, North American bryophytes (VT)

The Pringle Herbarium (VT) contains 300,000 specimens, including vascular plants, bryophytes, lichens, algae and fungi. This portal contains our North American bryophyte specimens, numbering about 18,000. Other digitization projects cover type specimens, vascular plant specimens, North American lichens, macroalgae and macrofungi. These images and data are available through various portals. The herbarium does not maintain its own online database.
Contacts: David S. Barrington,
Curator: Weston L. Testo,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: d004c634-c136-4555-a8e5-eb1a4de11586
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: University of Vermont
University of Vermont Herbarium
Department of Plant Biology
63 Carrigan Drive
111 Jeffords Hall
Burlington, VT   05405-1737
802 656 3221
Collection Statistics
  • 19,644 specimen records
  • 12,609 (64%) georeferenced
  • 17,454 (89%) with images (17,461 total images)
  • 19,150 (97%) identified to species
  • 132 families
  • 453 genera
  • 1,752 species
  • 2,072 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
Click on the specimen record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that term