Muhlenberg College (MCA)

Muhlenberg College Herbarium has over 40,000 specimens focusing on the flora of Lehigh and Northampton Counties in Pennsylvania. Collections were made from the early 1900s through 1990.
Contact: Richard A. Niesenbaum (niesenba@muhlenberg.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 55fdb420-7811-41cb-a773-76ce44df5412
Collection Statistics:
  • 21,608 specimen records
  • 51 (0.24%) georeferenced
  • 20,762 (96%) with images
  • 19,692 (91%) identified to species
  • 108 families
  • 399 genera
  • 1,046 species
  • 1,139 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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