University of Louisiana at Monroe Herbarium, R. Dale Thomas Collection (BRIT-NLU)

The R. Dale Thomas Collection - University of Louisiana Monroe (NLU) collection was transferred to the Botanical Research Institute of Texas in 2017. Additionally in 2018-2019, more than 50,000 NLU specimens were transferred to the Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium (LSU) at Lousiana State University. Please contact Tiana Rehman ( with any questions regarding the collection.

Contacts: Tiana Rehman,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: b198a10f-39d3-44ac-be3f-c617646b5eb2
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Botanical Research Institute of Texas
Botanical Research Institute of Texas; BRIT/SMU/VDB/NLU
1700 University Drive
Fort Worth, TX   76107-3400
Collection Statistics
  • 384,341 specimen records
  • 5,002 (1%) georeferenced
  • 381,815 (99%) with images (381,817 total images)
  • 161,586 (42%) identified to species
  • 308 families
  • 2,582 genera
  • 11,005 species
  • 13,360 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics