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----
Archuleta County1
Boulder County2
Chaffee County27
Clear Creek County1
Delta County1
Dolores County1
Eagle County1
Fremont County1
Garfield County2
Gilpin County2
Grand County5
Hinsdale County4
Jackson County5
Jefferson County1
Lake County17
Larimer County35
Mesa County4
Mineral County2
Moffat County15
Montrose County1
Otero County1
Ouray County1
Pueblo County7
Rio Blanco County5
San Juan County2
San Miguel County1
Washington County4
Weld County21

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.