New England Botanical Club (Harvard University Herbaria) (Harvard University-NEBC)

The NEBC herbarium limits its scope to the six New England states and is the largest collection for this region anywhere.
Contact: Lisa Standley (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 10 July 2019
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Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: © 2012 - 2019 New England Botanical Club
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Harvard University Herbaria
22 Divinity Avenue
Cambridge, Massachusetts   02138
United States of America
Collection Statistics
  • 264,500 specimen records
  • 207,454 (78%) georeferenced
  • 248,116 (94%) with images
  • 235,938 (89%) identified to species
  • 230 families
  • 1,078 genera
  • 3,628 species
  • 3,646 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
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