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Lord Fairfax Community College Herbarium (LFCC)

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The LFCC collection, founded by Lord Fairfax Community College Professor Robert Simpson in 1974 and originally located in Middletown, Virginia, was transferred to GMUF in 2019.


  • Director & Curator: Andrea Weeks, aweeks3@gmu.edu


George Mason University
4400 University Drive MSN3E1
Fairfax, Virginia   22030

Collection Statistics

  • 12,746 specimen records
  • 6,341 (50%) georeferenced
  • 12,746 (100%) with images (12,749 total images)
  • 11,553 (91%) identified to species
  • 233 families
  • 909 genera
  • 2,267 species
  • 2,418 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)

Extra Statistics

Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Last Update: 7 December 2022
Global Unique Identifier: b7c9db50-eabb-47a9-98b6-20135d90b6ca
Digital Metadata:EML File