Ely BLM Herbarium (Bureau of Land Management)

The Ely District BLM manages approximately 1500 herbarium specimens collected from throughout eastern and northern Nevada. The collection includes valuable historic specimens collected by Arthur Holmgren during his years at the U. S. Grazing Service from 1938-1941.

Contacts: Maria Ryan, mmryan@blm.gov
Collections manager: Neil Frakes, nfrakes@blm.gov, 775-289-1887
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 2e996ed6-6a93-4cfb-94bb-cc1d48fb7f31
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Bureau of Land Management
Bureau of Land Management
Ely District Office
702 N Industrial Way
Ely, NV   89301
Collection Statistics
  • 1,415 specimen records
  • 1,414 (100%) georeferenced
  • 1,393 (98%) identified to species
  • 87 families
  • 328 genera
  • 569 species
  • 700 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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