UNLV - University of Nevada, Las Vegas; Wesley E. Niles Herbarium (UNLV)
Founded in 1970 by Dr. Wesley E. Niles, the herbarium now holds about 70,000 specimens. Its primary focus is the vascular plant diversity in the Mojave Desert regions of Nevada, Utah, Arizona, and California. Important collections include those of T. Ackerman (Desert National Wildlife Refuge); J. C. Beatley (Nevada Test Site); V. Bostick (central and southern Nevada); D. Charlet (Nevada); I.W. Clokey (Spring Mountains); M.Kurzius, D. Schramm, P. Peterson, and C. Annabel (Death Valley, California, and Nevada); S. Meyer (southern Nevada); A. Tiehm, A. Pinzl, and H. Mozingo (central and northern Nevada); W. Niles, P. Leary, J. Holland, and J. Alexander (Nevada, California, and Arizona), and L. Stark (bryophytes of southwestern deserts).
Contacts: Llo Stark (email@example.com)
Related link: https://www.unlv.edu/lifesciences/herbarium
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 22 September 2020
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Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: CC BY-NC (Attribution-Non-Commercial)
This project made possible by National Science Foundation Awards 1802301 and 1802163 and by the National Park Service.
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