Butler University, Friesner Herbarium (BUT)
The Friesner Herbarium of Butler University, Indianapolis, Indiana, grew out of the personal collections of Dr. Ray C. Friesner, Professor and Chair of the Botany Department, 1920-1952. Many students and other Butler faculty have contributed plants through the years. In the 1930s and 1940s, Butler had an active Masters degree program in Botany with a focus on florisitics and ecology of the state. The collection currently houses over 100,000 specimens. Label data have been digitized for the ca. 50,000 sheets collected in Indiana. More information on the collection is available at www.butler.edu/herbarium. We welcome liberal use of our digitized collections. We request that BUT and/or BUT-IPA are appropriately cited, and that individual specimens are cited where appropriate, in any publication that includes our data, whether physical specimens are examined or not. Thank you!
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 20c3693d-6e21-421d-8319-22ae737749dd
DwC-Archive Publishing: https://midwestherbaria.org/portal/collections/datasets/datapublisher.php
Live Data Download: Login for access
Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/
Rights Holder: Marcia E. Moore
Marcia E. Moore, Interim Director
Friesner Herbarium, Butler University
740 W. 46th Street
Department of Biological Sciences
Indianapolis, IN 46208
Funded by Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS)
Citation: The vPlants Project. vPlants: A Virtual Herbarium of the Chicago Region. http://www.vplants.org
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