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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium: Vascular Plants (NCU-Vascular Plants)

This dataset contains only specimens collected in the following regions (if they exist in this collection):

Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Republic of Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, and Zambia.

Herbarium Curatrix: Carol Ann McCormick,, +1-919-962-6931
Herbarium Director: Alan Weakley,, +1-919-962-0522
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 3 June 2024
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 343 specimen records
  • 61 (18%) georeferenced
  • 285 (83%) with images (591 total images)
  • 322 (94%) identified to species
  • 58 families
  • 95 genera
  • 171 species
  • 172 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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