CATA - Catalina Island Conservancy Herbarium (CATA-Vascular)

The Catalina Island Conservancy Herbarium houses about 2,000 vascular plant specimens. All specimens were collected on Santa Catalina Island. 73% of the specimens were collected in the 1970's and 1990's by Mark L. Hoefs.
Ryan Murdoff, Plant Conservation Manager and Curator (rmurdoff@catalinaconservancy.org)
Seth Kauppinen, Botanist and Native Plant Manager, Curator (SKauppinen@catalinaconservancy.org)
Contacts: Seth Kauppinen (skauppinen@catalinaconservancy.org)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 30 April 2020
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 3,677 specimen records
  • 2,412 (66%) georeferenced
  • 3,586 (98%) identified to species
  • 118 families
  • 446 genera
  • 722 species
  • 876 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics