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.
Curator: Weston L. Testo,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: bde37646-b0b4-4cf4-8412-a11bc09a6986
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
  • 3,076 specimen records
  • 2,989 (97%) georeferenced
  • 3,062 (100%) with images (3,062 total images)
  • 2,735 (89%) identified to species
  • 173 families
  • 515 genera
  • 1,036 species
  • 1,085 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics