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Missouri Botanical Garden Ferns (MO-Pteridophytes)

The Missouri Botanical Garden’s Herbarium is one of the world’s outstanding research resources for specimens and information on bryophytes and vascular plants. The collection is limited to these two major groups of plants. MO has 7,071,017 total accessioned specimens: 6,453,223 vascular plants and 617,794 bryophytes.

Contacts: Jordan Teisher,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 2 October 2023
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: CC BY (Attribution)
Rights Holder: Missouri Botanical Garden
Collection Statistics
  • 10,302 specimen records
  • 5,589 (54%) georeferenced
  • 9,373 (91%) identified to species
  • 38 families
  • 167 genera
  • 949 species
  • 1,050 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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