Peabody Essex Museum Herbarium (Peabody Essex Museum-PM)

Important Collections: A. P. Morse, G. E. Morris, J. Thorndike, W. Oakes, J. Robinson, J. H. Sears Incorporated Herbaria: Essex County Natural History Society. Specialty: Northeastern Massachusetts. Date Founded: 1875. G. E. Morris collections include isotypes of taxa named by C. H. Peck. Included here are about 1100 watercolors by Morris and Mrs. J. Thorndike that can be correlated with the collections.
Contacts: Alyssa L. Langlais,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 47c06214-3bda-4167-b19c-36ba3f6ff4c1
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Peabody Essex Museum
Access Rights: For non-profit use only and with attribution. See:
Peabody Essex Museum
Natural History Department
East India Square
Salem, Massachusetts   01970-3783
United States
Collection Statistics
  • 838 specimen records
  • 0 georeferenced
  • 817 (97%) identified to species
  • 33 families
  • 67 genera
  • 154 species
  • 164 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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