Vassar College Herbarium (Vassar College-VAS)

Date Founded: 1865. Geography: Northeastern New York and adjacent states
Curator: Mark Schlessman,, 845 437 7417
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 6 July 2022
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Vassar College
Access Rights: CC BY-NC 4.0,
Vassar College Herbarium
Biology Department
Vassar College
Box 731, 124 Raymond Avenue
Poughkeepsie, New York   12604-0731
United States of America
Collection Statistics
  • 1,859 specimen records
  • 1,854 (100%) georeferenced
  • 1,859 (100%) with images (1,860 total images)
  • 1,724 (93%) identified to species
  • 81 families
  • 215 genera
  • 365 species
  • 402 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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