Georgia Southwestern State University Herbarium (GSW)

Georgia Southwestern State University Herbarium in Americus, Georgia houses the Norris Collection. This collection was compiled by the late Dr. Robert A Norris. His collection is rather cosmopolitan with a concentration in the American Southwest.
Contact: Dr. Stephanie Harvey (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 1aa6c2f0-e623-4c4d-8d69-0490033222a5
Collection Statistics:
  • 12,863 specimen records
  • 431 (3%) georeferenced
  • 12,861 (100%) with images
  • 7,244 (56%) identified to species
  • 145 families
  • 965 genera
  • 3,635 species
  • 4,029 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
The National Science Foundation
This project made possible by National Science Foundation Award 1410069