Chrysler Herbarium of Rutgers University (RutgersUniversity-CHRB)

The Chrysler Herbarium also includes the collections from Douglass College, Rutgers Camden, Rutgers Newark, New Jersey State Museum and a portion of the former Princeton University herbarium. The Willowwood Arboretum collection of cultivated trees and shrubs is also housed by CHRB and recently the former Weed Science collection has been donated by Dr. Richard Ilnicki.
Contacts: Chrysler Herbarium,, 848-932-4011
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 6 January 2020
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: © 2012 Chrysler Herbarium, Rutgers University;
Rights Holder: Chrysler Herbarium, Rutgers University;
Rutgers University - Chrysler Herbarium
Department of Ecology, Evolution and Natural Resources
237 Foran Hall
59 Dudley Road
New Brunswick, NJ   08901-8551
[1] 848 932 4011
Collection Statistics
  • 44,722 specimen records
  • 1,586 (4%) georeferenced
  • 33,726 (75%) with images (34,065 total images)
  • 41,133 (92%) identified to species
  • 149 families
  • 696 genera
  • 1,997 species
  • 2,093 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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