UCSC Herbarium, Kenneth S. Norris Center for Natural History, University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC)

The UCSC Herbarium houses more than 10,000 vascular plants, algae, lichens, and bryophytes. The collection is focused primarily on Santa Cruz County and the University of California Reserves but also contains important specimens from throughout California. The collection archives research and publication voucher specimens and is also a student education resource. Notable collections include those of R. Morgan (1969-2017), David Styer (Fort Ord National Monument, 2006-present), and Dylan Neubauer.
Contact: Chris Lay, Administrative Director (cml@ucsc.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 3818da9e-b6a4-11e8-b408-001a64db2964
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Digital Metadata: EML File
Address:
UCSC Herbarium, Kenneth S. Norris Center for Natural History, University of California, Santa Cruz
Department of Environmental Studies, University of California Santa Cruz
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA   95064
USA
(831) 459-4763
Collection Statistics
  • 11,576 specimen records
  • 6,739 (58%) georeferenced
  • 235 (2%) with images
  • 10,431 (90%) identified to species
  • 191 families
  • 750 genera
  • 2,050 species
  • 2,666 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics