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
Click on the specimen record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that family
  • Agave (2)
  • Anthericum (2)
  • Asparagus (4)
  • Bloomeria (1)
  • Brodiaea (4)
  • Camassia (3)
  • Chlorogalum (1)
  • Cordyline (1)
  • Dichelostemma (1)
  • Eremocrinum (1)
  • Hosta (2)
  • Hyacinthus (1)
  • Leucocrinum (2)
  • Maianthemum (5)
  • Manfreda (2)
  • Milla (1)
  • Muilla (3)
  • Muscari (1)
  • Nolina (2)
  • Ornithogalum (1)
  • Polianthes (1)
  • Polygonatum (8)
  • Ruscus (1)
  • Schoenolirion (3)
  • Smilacina (14)
  • Yucca (9)