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Muhlenberg College (MCA)

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Muhlenberg College Herbarium has over 40,000 specimens focusing on the flora of Lehigh and Northampton Counties in Pennsylvania. Collections were made from the early 1900s through 1990.


  • Richard A. Niesenbaum, niesenba@muhlenberg.edu

Collection Statistics

  • 51,496 specimen records
  • 51,037 (99%) georeferenced
  • 51,496 (100%) with images (51,497 total images)
  • 49,220 (96%) identified to species
  • 177 families
  • 812 genera
  • 2,334 species
  • 2,619 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)

Extra Statistics

Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Last Update: 16 February 2018
Global Unique Identifier: 55fdb420-7811-41cb-a773-76ce44df5412
Digital Metadata:EML File
Geographic Distribution
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