University of Vermont, Pringle Herbarium, New England vascular plants (University of Vermont-VT)

The Pringle Herbarium (VT) contains 300,000 specimens, including vascular plants, bryophytes, lichens, algae and fungi. Of these, this portal will contain all of our New England vascular plant specimens, expected to number about 81,000. Other digitization projects cover type specimens, non-New England vascular plant specimens, North American bryophytes and lichens, macroalgae and macrofungi. These images and data are available through various portals. The herbarium does not maintain its own online database.

Director of the Pringle Herbarium: Weston Testo,, 802-238-6590
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 30 April 2024
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: University of Vermont
Collection Statistics
  • 89,461 specimen records
  • 69,936 (78%) georeferenced
  • 88,796 (99%) with images (166,333 total images)
  • 82,109 (92%) identified to species
  • 267 families
  • 998 genera
  • 3,562 species
  • 4,169 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Use of any specimen data and related material (e.g., images, species checklists, etc.) accessed through this portal requires agreement to the terms and conditions in the CNH data usage policy.