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

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

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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 Poaceae represented in the Herbarium:

Achnatherum41
Aegilops4
Agropyron4
Agrostis34
Aira1
Alopecurus21
Ammophila1
Andropogon3
Arctagrostis1
Aristida14
Arrhenatherum4
Avena5
Beckmannia3
Blepharidachne2
Blepharoneuron1
Bothriochloa4
Bouteloua24
Bromus78
Buchloe1
Calamagrostis15
Calamovilfa6
Catabrosa7
Cenchrus3
Chloris5
Cinna2
Crypsis5
Cynodon2
Dactylis9
Danthonia8
Dasyochloa7
Deschampsia14
Dichanthelium4
Digitaria5
Distichlis8
Echinochloa4
Eleusine1
Elymus87
Eragrostis10
Eremopyrum6
Erioneuron10
Festuca27
Glyceria16
Hesperostipa11
Hierochloe5
Hilaria21
Holcus1
Hordeum27
Koeleria7
Leptochloa7
Leucopoa15
Leymus8
Lolium6
Melica8
Muhlenbergia20
Munroa3
Nassella2
Oryzopsis1
Panicum16
Pascopyrum4
Paspalum3
Phalaris9
Phleum16
Phragmites5
Piptatherum3
Pleuraphis1
Poa163
Poaceae2
Polypogon11
Psathyrostachys5
Pseudoroegneria11
Puccinellia7
Redfieldia3
Rhynchelytrum1
Schedonorus5
Schismus15
Schizachyrium3
Sclerochloa2
Secale3
Setaria13
Sorghum4
Spartina3
Sporobolus28
Stipa4
Thinopyrum9
Torreyochloa1
Tridens2
Trisetum25
Triticum3
Vulpia19
Zea2

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Database Statistics:
17,475 Accessions, 14,270 with images (82%)
214 Families, 186 with images (87%)
1,021 Genera, 901 with images (88%)
3,459 Species, 2,917 with images (84%)
4,248 Taxa, 3,578 with images (84%)
17,404 total images.