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.

Director: Eric Knox,
Associate Curator Emeritus: Paul E. Rothrock,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 28be2df2-5062-4277-a5d8-fdd890b9b10b
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
  • 164,881 specimen records
  • 150,822 (91%) georeferenced
  • 164,470 (100%) with images (177,446 total images)
  • 313 GenBank genetic references
  • 160,395 (97%) identified to species
  • 352 families
  • 3,468 genera
  • 14,601 species
  • 16,541 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics