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.
Contact: Dylan Stover (dstover@kent.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 20 July 2018
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 44,268 specimen records
  • 537 (1%) georeferenced
  • 2,051 (5%) with images
  • 43,321 (98%) identified to species
  • 202 families
  • 1,152 genera
  • 3,686 species
  • 3,742 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics