Kent State University Herbarium (KE)

Founded in 1921, the Tom S. & Miwako K. Cooperrider Herbarium at Kent State University (KE) currently houses approximately 81,000 specimens of vascular plants, bryophytes, algae, and lichens. The collection primarily focuses on the flora of northeastern Ohio.
Contact: Dylan Stover (dstover@kent.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 22 August 2017
Usage Rights: CC0 1.0 (Public-domain)
Collection Statistics:
  • 81,474 specimen records
  • 7,705 (9%) georeferenced
  • 79,397 (97%) identified to species
  • 382 families
  • 1,990 genera
  • 6,568 species
  • 6,600 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
The National Science Foundation
This project made possible by National Science Foundation Award 1410069