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----
Beaver County107
Box Elder County318
Cache County212
Carbon County116
Daggett County107
Davis County31
Duchesne County261
Emery County849
Garfield County1276
Grand County308
Iron County249
Juab County874
Kane County589
Millard County498
Morgan County17
Piute County71
Rich County35
Salt Lake County120
San Juan County549
Sanpete County394
Sevier County238
Summit County668
Tooele County665
Uintah County410
Utah County3124
Wasatch County326
Washington County1780
Wayne County464
Weber County77

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.