Utah Valley University Herbarium

Welcome To The UVU Virtual Herbarium

The UVU Herbarium is available for searching and online specimen study.

For each specimen in the Virtual Herbarium, you can view:

To browse herbarium specimens, click on the highlighted links below:

Lists of all Families and Genera in the Herbarium.

Lists can also be generated by common name, collector, country, states & provinces, and county

A list of the type specimens currently at UVU

Genera of the family Fabaceae represented in the Herbarium:

Acacia7
Amorpha3
Astragalus934
Caesalpinia7
Calliandra2
Caragana1
Cercidium2
Cercis9
Cladrastis1
Colutea2
Coronilla1
Crotalaria1
Cytisus2
Dalea20
Desmodium2
Fabaceae3
Galactia1
Genista1
Gleditsia3
Glycine1
Glycyrrhiza11
Gymnocladus1
Hedysarum26
Hoffmannseggia1
Lathyrus67
Lotus33
Lupinus138
Medicago8
Melilotus17
Mimosa1
Onobrychis7
Oxytropis43
Parryella4
Pediomelum6
Petalostemon2
Peteria5
Phaseolus1
Prosopis11
Psoralea3
Psoralidium19
Psorothamnus29
Robinia12
Senna3
Sophora8
Strophostyles1
Thermopsis18
Trifolium66
Vicia30

To begin, enter a phrase in the the Keyword Search field below.

To search specific fields in the database, use the advanced search.

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Search Tips: search on all or part of the family, the scientific (binomial) name or the common name, the location, the city/county/state names, the names of the collectors, or environment keywords. To search several terms at once, use the advanced field search which offers combined ("___ and ___") searches on specific scientific names or geographic information.


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Database Statistics:
17,943 Accessions, 14,553 with images (81%)
214 Families, 187 with images (87%)
1,027 Genera, 906 with images (88%)
3,484 Species, 2,934 with images (84%)
4,291 Taxa, 3,617 with images (84%)
18,121 total images.