Georgia Southwestern State University Herbarium (GSW)

Georgia Southwestern State University Herbarium in Americus, Georgia houses the Norris Collection. This collection was compiled by the late Dr. Robert A Norris. His collection is rather cosmopolitan with a concentration in the American Southwest.
Contacts: Dr. Stephanie Harvey (sharvey@gsw.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 1aa6c2f0-e623-4c4d-8d69-0490033222a5
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 13,151 specimen records
  • 1,066 (8%) georeferenced
  • 13,149 (100%) with images (13,165 total images)
  • 12,781 (97%) identified to species
  • 266 families
  • 1,764 genera
  • 6,400 species
  • 7,065 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
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  • Allenrolfea (1)
  • Alternanthera (16)
  • Amaranthus (35)
  • Aphanisma (1)
  • Atriplex (48)
  • Bassia (2)
  • Beta (1)
  • Celosia (2)
  • Ceratoides (3)
  • Chamissoa (1)
  • Chenopodium (31)
  • Corispermum (2)
  • Cycloloma (2)
  • Eurotia (1)
  • Froelichia (9)
  • Gomphrena (2)
  • Grayia (1)
  • Iresine (3)
  • Kochia (4)
  • Monolepis (2)
  • Nitrophila (2)
  • Philoxerus (1)
  • Salicornia (7)
  • Salsola (4)
  • Suaeda (4)
  • Suckleya (1)
  • Tidestromia (7)
  • Zuckia (4)