Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument (NPS-FLFO)

The Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument Herbarium in Colorado contains a nearly complete record of all the flora found within our 6,000 acre boundaries. The Herbarium has been vouchered by William A. Weber, Professor and Curator Emeritus of the Herbarium, University of Colorado Museum of Natural History.
Contact: Conni J. O'Connor (conni_o'connor@nps.gov)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 14 January 2013
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 1,263 specimen records
  • 105 (8%) georeferenced
  • 1,232 (98%) identified to species
  • 99 families
  • 296 genera
  • 448 species
  • 528 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
The National Science Foundation
This project made possible by National Science Foundation Award 1410069