Biorepository: University of North Carolina Herbarium

Institution Information

Index Herbariorum Record: 
Yes
InstitutionCode: 
NCU<IH>
Status of Institution: 
Active
Additional Institution Names: 
Herbarium
Description of Institution: 

The University of North Carolina Herbarium is a world-wide collection of vascular plants (750,000; of those ~525,000 from southeastern United States), non-vascular plants (11,000 primarily southeastern United States), fossils (especially plants of Devonian), red marine algae (temperate zone), fungi (25,000 macrofungi, 18,000 microfungi), and lichens (4,000 primarily southeastern United States). NCU is the primary repository for collections of Albert Radford, Harry E. Ahles, C. Ritchie Bell, Bruce A. Sorrie, Richard LeBlond, Patricia Gensel, Max Hommersand, Paul Gabrielson, William C. Coker, John N. Couch, and Gary Perlmutter.

Institutional Discipline: 
Institutional Governance: 
Public, Other
Institution Type: 
Herbarium
Institutional LSID: 
urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15495
Cool URI: 
http://biocol.org/urn:lsid:biocol.org:col:15495
CITES Permit Number: 
US 077

Institutional Mailing Address

Mailing Address 1: 
North Carolina Botanical Garden
Mailing Address 2: 
CB 3280, Coker Hall
Mailing Address 3: 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
City/Town: 
Chapel Hill
State/Province: 
North Carolina
Postal/Zip Code: 
27599-3280
Country: 
USA

Collections

Institution Collections

(Empty)

Project Collections

(Empty)

Institutional Contact Information

Primary Contact: 

Carol Ann McCormick

Staff Member Information

Job Title: 
Collections Manager
Area of Responsibility: 
all NCU collections
Birth Year: 
1959
Research Discipline: 
Research Specialty: 
Flora of North Carolina

Staff Member Affiliations

Name of Primary Institution: 
University of North Carolina Herbarium (IH Correspondent/Primary Contact)

Staff Member's Contact Information

Phone Number: 
919 962 6931
Address 1: 
University of North Carolina Herbarium
Address 2: 
CB #3280 Coker Hall
Address 3: 
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
City/Town: 
CHAPEL HILL
State/Province: 
North Carolina
Postal/Zip Code: 
27599-3280
Country: 
USA
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