Indiana University Herbarium, Deam Herbarium (IND)

The Department of Biology administers the Indiana University Herbarium (IND). Founded in 1885, the herbarium houses over 155,000 specimens of vascular plants, including the collections of Charles C. Deam on which the Flora of Indiana is based.
Contact: Eric Knox (Director); (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 28be2df2-5062-4277-a5d8-fdd890b9b10b
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Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: The Trustees of Indiana University
Smith Research Center (130C)
2805 East 10th Street
Bloomington, IN   47408-2698
Collection Statistics
  • 162,067 occurrence
  • 148,030 (91%) georeferenced
  • 159,947 (99%) with images
  • 313 GenBank references
  • 154,945 (96%) identified to species
  • 351 families
  • 3,471 genera
  • 14,620 species
  • 16,521 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics