Kent State University Herbarium (KE)

Founded in 1921, the Tom S. & Miwako K. Cooperrider Herbarium at Kent State University (KE) currently houses approximately 81,000 specimens of vascular plants, bryophytes, algae, and lichens. The collection primarily focuses on the flora of northeastern Ohio.
Contacts: Dylan Stover, dstover@kent.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 4 March 2019
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 67,263 specimen records
  • 940 (1%) georeferenced
  • 4,178 (6%) with images (4,195 total images)
  • 66,157 (98%) identified to species
  • 268 families
  • 1,677 genera
  • 5,709 species
  • 5,859 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics