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 - Virginia
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  • Accomack (3)
  • Alexandria (1)
  • Alexandria City (5)
  • Arlington (3)
  • Bedford (1)
  • Chesapeake City (1)
  • Fairfax (1)
  • Grayson (2)
  • Greensville (5)
  • Isle of Wight (1)
  • Northampton (2)
  • Prince William (2)
  • Southampton (4)
  • Stafford (1)
  • Suffolk City (2)
  • Sussex (2)