Denver Botanic Gardens, Sam Mitchel Herbarium of Fungi (DBG-DBG)

Specialty: Fleshy fungi, ascomycetes, gasteromycetes, and Cortinariaceae of the Rocky Mountain region, mostly Colorado. Housed at Denver Botanic Gardens. Date Founded: 1963. Higher resolution images are available upon request.
Contacts: Andrew Wilson, Assistant Curator,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 881dbacb-effd-4a6a-b4f4-45da2579e689
Digital Metadata: EML File
Denver Botanic Gardens
909 York Street
Denver, Colorado   80204
Collection Statistics
  • 21,469 specimen records
  • 15,329 (71%) georeferenced
  • 18,712 (87%) with images (48,456 total images)
  • 14,113 (66%) identified to species
  • 153 families
  • 555 genera
  • 2,553 species
  • 2,651 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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