Augustana College (AUGIE)

Collection of the college consisting mostly on specimens collected by faculty and students on campus and field stations. Contains the specimens collected by Nels P. Tulen, student of the college and field assistant of Per Axel Rydberg during his 1893 expedition to the Sand Hills, Nebraska.
Contacts: Jason Koontz,, 309-794-3442 (ORCID #: 0000-0003-2265-0795)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: dcdd906e-18ae-44d5-8da7-4dfe934ab88e
Digital Metadata: EML File
Augustana College
Department of Biology
639 38th Street
Rock Island, Illinois   61201
United States
Collection Statistics
  • 2,889 specimen records
  • 2,703 (94%) georeferenced
  • 2,762 (96%) with images (2,777 total images)
  • 2,669 (92%) identified to species
  • 110 families
  • 346 genera
  • 638 species
  • 678 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics