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
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 32,567 specimen records
  • 1 (0%) georeferenced
  • 30,383 (93%) with images
  • 28,860 (89%) identified to species
  • 132 families
  • 578 genera
  • 1,545 species
  • 1,645 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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