Florida State University's Robert K. Godfrey Herbarium (FSU)

The collection contains >220,000 specimens that document the distribution and natural variation of plants and algae worldwide, with a special focus on the 2,400 species of plants found in N FL--one of North America's biodiversity hotspots--and the microalgae of Florida's Gulf and Atlantic coasts.
Contact: Dr. Austin R. Mast (amast@bio.fsu.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 24 February 2014
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: The Florida State University
Collection Statistics
  • 90,009 specimen records
  • 3,995 (4%) georeferenced
  • 85,945 (95%) with images
  • 89,454 (99%) identified to species
  • 239 families
  • 1,628 genera
  • 5,923 species
  • 6,807 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
The National Science Foundation
This project made possible by National Science Foundation Award 1410069