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


----United States----
Calaveras County1
Del Norte County1
El Dorado County1
Fresno County1
Humboldt County1
Humbolt County5
Imperial County8
Inyo County52
Kern County7
Lake County3
Lassen County4
Los Angeles County1
Mendocino County1
Modoc County10
Mono County7
Napa County1
Riverside County8
Sacramento County1
San Bernardino County84
San Diego County3
Shasta County8
Siskiyou County2
Solano County1
Tulare County6

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:
17,943 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.