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: 6 September 2017
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 81,475 specimen records
  • 7,705 (9%) georeferenced
  • 1,190 (1%) with images
  • 79,414 (97%) identified to species
  • 382 families
  • 1,991 genera
  • 6,565 species
  • 6,615 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
The National Science Foundation
This project made possible by National Science Foundation Award 1410069