Maryland Department of Natural Resources (TAWES)

Collection founded to document the rare species of Maryland; however, the collection houses a reference collection, particularly for difficult groups, e.g., Carex (Cyperaceae) is well-represented (~ 1000 sheets).
Contacts: Christopher Frye, chris.frye@maryland.gov
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 597c30ea-2178-43da-bf2e-c4b2ba214bc0
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 4,356 specimen records
  • 4,013 (92%) georeferenced
  • 4,355 (100%) with images (4,393 total images)
  • 4,338 (100%) identified to species
  • 143 families
  • 537 genera
  • 1,401 species
  • 1,453 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
Click on the specimen record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that family
  • Aconitum (3)
  • Actaea (4)
  • Anemone (7)
  • Aquilegia (2)
  • Caltha (2)
  • Clematis (9)
  • Coptis (2)
  • Delphinium (4)
  • Ficaria (1)
  • Hepatica (1)
  • Hydrastis (5)
  • Ranunculus (22)
  • Thalictrum (10)
  • Trautvetteria (2)