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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 Celastraceae represented in the Herbarium:


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

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

     Keyword Search:
                  Click here if you are unsure how to spell a scientific name.

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:
17,926 Accessions, 14,562 with images (81%)
214 Families, 186 with images (87%)
1,028 Genera, 906 with images (88%)
3,507 Species, 2,954 with images (84%)
4,319 Taxa, 3,638 with images (84%)
18,127 total images.