CSLA - Cal State LA Herbarium (CSLA)

The CSLA Herbarium holds approximately 35,000 dry-mounted vascular plant specimens from around the world, with particular collection emphasis in Southern California and Northern Mexico. Founded in 1956, CSLA contains significant collections from J. Henrickson, B. Prigge, and R. M. Straw.
Contacts: Kirsten Fisher
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 9a7f2f77-3288-4d40-8baa-2f55b8450b7f
Digital Metadata: EML File
Cal State LA Herbarium
Department of Biological Sciences California State University
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA   90032-8201
Collection Statistics
  • 19,567 specimen records
  • 1,616 (8%) georeferenced
  • 19,567 (100%) with images (19,580 total images)
  • 5,986 (31%) identified to species
  • 141 families
  • 602 genera
  • 2,530 species
  • 2,087 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
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