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Provider: University of Washington

(Provider metadata last updated 2011-03-21)


Code: WTU
Description: The herbarium's total holdings number over 600,000 specimens of vascular and nonvascular plants, fungi, lichens, and marine algae. The herbarium maintains a regional focus on the Pacific Northwest, covering Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Alaska, British Columbia, and the Yukon Territory. Other significant collections come from California, the rest of Western North America, and the Pacific Rim. Our oldest specimens date to the late 1800's. Particularly active periods of growth for the herbarium occurred with the incorporation of the herbarium of J. William Thompson in 1943, collections made under the direction of C. Leo Hitchcock in the 1930's - 1950's, and field work since 2002.
Specialty: Worldwide, especially Pacific Northwest, western North America, and northern Pacific Rim.
Notable Collectors: L. Abrams; W. H. Baker; E. Bauer; G. Beck; J. W. Blankinship; W. C. Cusick; M. Denton; A. D. E. Elmer; C. S. English; W. J. Eyerdam; J. B. Flett; T. C. Frye; A. J. Grout; A. A. Heller; L. F. Henderson; C. L. Hitchcock; J. W. Hotson; G. Howard; T. J. Howell; A. R. Kruckeberg; E. Lawton; J. B. Leiberg; C. L. Lesquereux; J. F. Macbride; J. Macoun; A. Nelson; R. E. Norris; M. E. Peck; J. H. Sandberg; R. B. Setzer; H. St. John; D. E. Stuntz; W. N. Suksdorf; W. S. Sullivant; J. W. Thompson
Total Specimens: 650,000
Web Site: http://www.burkemuseum.org/herbarium
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Resource: Vascular Plants
Code: Vascular
Name: Vascular Plants
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Description: Specimen collections, primarily from Pacific Northwest region of North America.
Citation: University of Washington Burke Museum. WTU Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection. Seattle, Washington.
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Collection Size: 200,411
Records Indexed: 200,411
Data Last Updated: 2016-03-27 17:08:44
Metadata Updated: 2011-03-04
   

Resource: Bryophytes
Code: Bryophytes
Name: Bryophytes
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Description: Bryophyte specimen collections (mosses, liverworts, hornworts), primarily from Washington and Oregon.
Citation: University of Washington Burke Museum. WTU Herbarium Bryophyte Collection. Seattle, Washington.
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Collection Size: 73,404
Records Indexed: 73,404
Data Last Updated: 2016-03-27 17:40:49
Metadata Updated: 2011-03-04
   

Resource: Fungi
Code: Fungi
Name: Fungi
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Description: Mycological specimen collection, primarily from Washington and Oregon.
Citation: University of Washington Burke Museum. WTU Herbarium Fungi Collection. Seattle, Washington.
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Collection Size: 72,966
Records Indexed: 72,966
Data Last Updated: 2016-03-27 17:45:51
Metadata Updated: 2011-03-04
   

Resource: Lichens
Code: Lichens
Name: Lichens
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Description: Lichen specimen collections for bryophytes, primarily from Washington and Oregon.
Citation: University of Washington Burke Museum. WTU Herbarium Lichen Collection. Seattle, Washington.
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Collection Size: 31,568
Records Indexed: 31,429
Data Last Updated: 2016-03-27 17:51:01
Metadata Updated: 2011-03-04
   

Resource: Algae
Code: Algae
Name: Algae
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Collection Size: 17,208
Records Indexed: 17,208
Data Last Updated: 2016-03-27 20:42:41
Metadata Updated: 2014-03-25