Kent State University Herbarium (KE)

Founded in 1921, the Tom S. & Miwako K. Cooperrider Herbarium at Kent State University (KE) currently houses approximately 81,000 specimens of vascular plants, bryophytes, algae, and lichens. The collection primarily focuses on the flora of northeastern Ohio.
Contact: Dylan Stover (dstover@kent.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 19 February 2018
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 81,477 specimen records
  • 7,707 (9%) georeferenced
  • 1,190 (1%) with images
  • 79,430 (97%) identified to species
  • 382 families
  • 1,992 genera
  • 6,571 species
  • 6,620 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics