IRVC - University of California, Irvine Herbarium (IRVC)

Western U.S., especially southern California and Orange County; Baja California, Mexico. Size of collection: 35,000 vascular plant specimens, 5000 lichens, and 280 algae. 86% from California.
Contacts: Rebecca Crowe,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: fbf9653f-f51b-4e99-9820-d65161437a24
Digital Metadata: EML File
UCI Arboretum and Herbarium
School of Biological Sciences
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California   92697-1459
United States
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Collection Statistics
  • 24,916 specimen records
  • 13,009 (52%) georeferenced
  • 13,799 (55%) with images (15,188 total images)
  • 22,355 (90%) identified to species
  • 217 families
  • 1,309 genera
  • 4,178 species
  • 5,384 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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