Maryland Department of Natural Resources (TAWES)

Collection founded to document the rare species of Maryland; however, the collection houses a reference collection, particularly for difficult groups, e.g., Carex (Cyperaceae) is well-represented (~ 1000 sheets).
Contacts: Christopher Frye, chris.frye@maryland.gov
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 597c30ea-2178-43da-bf2e-c4b2ba214bc0
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 4,351 specimen records
  • 4,113 (95%) georeferenced
  • 4,351 (100%) with images (4,403 total images)
  • 4,332 (100%) identified to species
  • 145 families
  • 539 genera
  • 1,405 species
  • 1,457 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution - Maryland
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  • Allegany (569)
  • Anne Arundel (74)
  • Baltimore (78)
  • Baltimore City (1)
  • Calvert (56)
  • Caroline (414)
  • Carroll (13)
  • Cecil (229)
  • Charles (121)
  • Dorchester (239)
  • Frederick (86)
  • Garrett (566)
  • Harford (60)
  • Howard (24)
  • Kent (80)
  • Montgomery (254)
  • Prince George's (95)
  • Queen Anne's (54)
  • Saint Mary's (63)
  • Somerset (58)
  • Talbot (33)
  • Unknown (27)
  • Washington (461)
  • Wicomico (205)
  • Worcester (331)