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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 Asteraceae represented in the Herbarium:

Acamptopappus15
Achillea24
Acourtia1
Adenophyllum2
Agoseris60
Ambrosia50
Amphipappus4
Anaphalis8
Antennaria66
Anthemis2
Arctium6
Arnica60
Artemisia234
Aster24
Asteraceae9
Atrichoseris2
Baccharis31
Bahia5
Baileya16
Balsamorhiza35
Barroetea1
Bebbia7
Bellis1
Berlandiera1
Bidens6
Brickellia58
Calycoseris1
Carduus5
Carminatia1
Carthamus2
Centaurea9
Chaenactis74
Chaetopappa30
Chamaechaenactis7
Chrysanthemum7
Chrysopsis30
Chrysothamnus167
Cichorium4
Cirsium78
Conyza6
Coreopsis1
Crepis45
Cyclachaena1
Dicoria5
Dieteria1
Echinacea2
Encelia22
Enceliopsis22
Ericameria71
Erigeron367
Eriophyllum25
Eucephalus13
Eupatorium7
Eurybia2
Euthamia1
Filago2
Gaillardia37
Geraea5
Glyptopleura6
Gnaphalium7
Grindelia12
Gutierrezia46
Haplopappus57
Helenium20
Helianthella16
Helianthus24
Heliomeris1
Heliopsis2
Herrickia6
Heterotheca7
Hieracium18
Hofmeisteria2
Hulsea1
Hymenoclea2
Hymenopappus43
Hymenoxys88
Hypochaeris1
Isocoma2
Iva8
Lactuca11
Layia8
Lepidospartum1
Lorandersonia4
Luina1
Lygodesmia35
Machaeranthera61
Madia8
Malacothrix36
Matricaria12
Melampodium2
Microseris13
Monoptilon4
Oclemena1
Onopordum1
Oxytenia4
Packera3
Palafoxia3
Parthenium7
Pectis1
Perezia3
Perityle26
Petasites2
Petradoria16
Peucephyllum4
Picradeniopsis1
Picrothamnus8
Platyschkuhria9
Pleiacanthus2
Pleurocoronis1
Pluchea5
Polymnia1
Porophyllum1
Prenanthella9
Psathyrotes7
Psilostrophe24
Rafinesquia11
Ratibida2
Rudbeckia16
Saussurea1
Senecio211
Silphium1
Solidago66
Sonchus17
Sphaeromeria12
Stenotus41
Stephanomeria29
Stevia1
Stylocline11
Symphyotrichum40
Syntrichopappus1
Tanacetum3
Taraxacum11
Tetradymia42
Tetraneuris8
Thelesperma22
Thymophylla14
Townsendia72
Tragopogon15
Trichoptilium1
Trixis1
Vanclevea4
Verbesina3
Viguiera26
Wyethia28
Xanthisma5
Xanthium5
Xylorhiza29
Zinnia2

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Database Statistics:
17,795 Accessions, 14,370 with images (81%)
214 Families, 186 with images (87%)
1,022 Genera, 900 with images (88%)
3,491 Species, 2,927 with images (84%)
4,299 Taxa, 3,597 with images (84%)
17,504 total images.