R. L. McGregor Herbarium Vascular Pl…

Occurrence dataset published by University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute

  • 260,102

    Occurrences
View occurrences

Summary

Full Title

R. L. McGregor Herbarium Vascular Plants Collection

Description

The R. L. McGregor Herbarium houses approximately 400,000 vascular plant specimens. The majority of these comprise exsiccatae, but the collection also includes seed, boxed, and fluid-preserved specimens. The collection is focused on the Central Grassland region of North America, with specimens from the Great Plains comprising approximately two-thirds of the collection. Families with especially strong taxonomic and geographic representation include Asteraceae, Cyperaceae, Fabaceae, Juncaceae, Lemnaceae, Plantaginaceae, and Poaceae.

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Originator
Caleb Morse
Collection Manager
University of Kansas R. L. McGregor Herbarium Bridwell Botanical Research Lab, 2045 Constant Ave. 66045 Lawrence KS United States +01 785-864-4493
Metadata author
Caleb Morse
Collection Manager
University of Kansas R. L. McGregor Herbarium Bridwell Botanical Research Lab, 2045 Constant Ave. 66045 Lawrence KS United States +01 785-864-4493
Administrative contact
Caleb Morse
Collection Manager
University of Kansas R. L. McGregor Herbarium Bridwell Botanical Research Lab, 2045 Constant Ave. 66045 Lawrence KS United States +01 785-864-4493

doi:10.15468/htptzr

Published by

University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute

Publication Date

Sep 14, 2016

Registration Date

Sep 23, 2008

Served by

KU Biodiversity Institute IPT

Links

Alternative Identifiers

External Data

Metadata Documents

219,242 Georeferenced data

View records

All records | In viewable area

Description

Sixty-five percent of the collection represents the flora of the grassland biome of central North America.

About

What does this map show?

Other Contacts

Curator
Craig Freeman
Curator-in-Charge
University of Kansas R. L. McGregor Herbarium Bridwell Botanical Research Lab, 2045 Constant Ave. 66045 Lawrence KS United States +01 785-864-3453
Curator
Mark Mort
Curator
University of Kansas R. L. McGregor Herbarium Bridwell Botanical Research Lab, 2045 Constant Ave. 66045 Lawrence KS United States +01 785-864-5706
Programmer
Laura Russell
VertNet Programmer
KU Biodiversity Institute +01 913.864.4681

Taxonomic Coverage

Methodology

Method Steps