Southern Illinois University Herbarium (SIU)

SIU contains ~90,000 herbarium specimens of vascular plants from around the world, with a focus on the southern Illinois region.

Co-curator: Kurt M. Neubig,, 618-453-3823 (ORCID #: 0000-0002-7113-0449)
Co-curator: Nancy Garwood,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 03bc2bee-bec5-4264-906d-40c82550f82e
Digital Metadata: EML File
Southern Illinois University Herbarium
Plant Biology Department
1125 Lincoln Dr.
Carbondale, IL   62901-6509
618 536 2331 ext. 30
Collection Statistics
  • 9,487 specimen records
  • 0 georeferenced
  • 9 (0.09%) identified to species
  • 1 families
  • 1 genera
  • 6 species
  • 8 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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