University of Vermont, Pringle Herbarium, Algae Collection (VT)

The Pringle Herbarium (VT) contains 300,000 specimens, including vascular plants, bryophytes, lichens, algae and fungi. Current digitization projects cover type specimens, all vascular plant specimens, North American bryophytes and lichens, macroalgae and macrofungi. These images and data are available through various portals. The herbarium does not maintain its own online database.
Contact: Michael Sundue (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: bde37646-b0b4-4cf4-8412-a11bc09a6986
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Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: University of Vermont
Collection Statistics
  • 3,062 occurrence
  • 2,989 (98%) georeferenced
  • 3,062 (100%) with images
  • 2,727 (89%) identified to species
  • 173 families
  • 514 genera
  • 1,032 species
  • 1,079 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics