University of Washington Herbarium (WTU)

The University of Washington Herbarium's total holdings number over 600,000 specimens of vascular and nonvascular plants, fungi, lichens, and marine algae. The mycological collection consists of over 48,000 specimens (350 of these being types) primarily from Washington and Oregon.
Contact: David Giblin (wtu@u.washington.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 11 April 2019
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 82,007 occurrence
  • 47,796 (58%) georeferenced
  • 43,689 (53%) with images
  • 42,075 (51%) identified to species
  • 251 families
  • 926 genera
  • 5,101 species
  • 5,533 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics