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
  • 3,678 specimen records
  • 2,413 (66%) georeferenced
  • 3,632 (99%) identified to species
  • 118 families
  • 450 genera
  • 726 species
  • 888 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics