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
  • Acamptopappus (4)
  • Acanthospermum (7)
  • Achillea (10)
  • Achyrachaena (3)
  • Ageratina (2)
  • Agoseris (3)
  • Amauria (1)
  • Amblyolepis (1)
  • Amblyopappus (1)
  • Ambrosia (19)
  • Amphiachyris (1)
  • Amphipappus (1)
  • Anaphalis (5)
  • Anisocoma (2)
  • Antennaria (10)
  • Anthemis (4)
  • Aphanostephus (4)
  • Arctium (2)
  • Arctotis (1)
  • Arnica (10)
  • Arnoglossum (2)
  • Artemisia (34)
  • Aster (129)
  • Atrichoseris (1)
  • Baccharis (22)
  • Bahia (3)
  • Baileya (6)
  • Balduina (8)
  • Balsamorhiza (2)
  • Bebbia (4)
  • Bellis (1)
  • Berlandiera (5)
  • Bidens (33)
  • Bigelowia (6)
  • Blennosperma (1)
  • Boltonia (7)
  • Borrichia (4)
  • Brickellia (21)
  • Brintonia (1)
  • Cacalia (7)
  • Calea (1)
  • Calendula (1)
  • Calycadenia (3)
  • Calycoseris (1)
  • Calyptocarpus (2)
  • Carduus (6)
  • Carphephorus (7)
  • Centaurea (18)
  • Chaenactis (18)
  • Chaetopappa (2)
  • Chamaechaenactis (2)
  • Chaptalia (4)
  • Chondrophora (1)
  • Chrysanthemum (8)
  • Chrysocoma (1)
  • Chrysoma (4)
  • Chrysopsis (18)
  • Chrysothamnus (27)
  • Cichorium (3)
  • Cirsium (21)
  • Conoclinium (1)
  • Conyza (11)
  • Coreocarpus (1)
  • Coreopsis (39)
  • Crepis (1)
  • Croptilon (2)
  • Dicoria (2)
  • Dimorphotheca (1)
  • Dracopis (3)
  • Dubautia (1)
  • Dyssodia (9)
  • Echinacea (4)
  • Echinops (1)
  • Eclipta (3)
  • Elephantopus (14)
  • Emilia (2)
  • Encelia (8)
  • Enceliopsis (3)
  • Engelmannia (1)
  • Erechtites (7)
  • Erigeron (86)
  • Eriophyllum (9)
  • Espejoa (1)
  • Eupatorium (84)
  • Euryops (1)
  • Euthamia (8)
  • Evax (4)
  • Facelis (3)
  • Filago (4)
  • Flaveria (4)
  • Florestina (1)
  • Gaillardia (16)
  • Galinsoga (4)
  • Gamolepis (1)
  • Gazania (1)
  • Geraea (3)
  • Gnaphalium (21)
  • Grindelia (14)
  • Guardiola (1)
  • Gutierrezia (10)
  • Gymnosperma (1)
  • Haplopappus (33)
  • Hartwrightia (1)
  • Hecastocleis (1)
  • Hedypnois (2)
  • Heleastrum (2)
  • Helenium (23)
  • Helianthella (2)
  • Helianthus (67)
  • Helichrysum (2)
  • Heliomeris (1)
  • Heliopsis (5)
  • Hemizonia (7)
  • Heterosperma (1)
  • Heterotheca (27)
  • Hieracium (26)
  • Hulsea (1)
  • Hymenoclea (3)
  • Hymenopappus (15)
  • Hymenoxys (14)
  • Hypochaeris (15)
  • Inula (1)
  • Isocoma (2)
  • Iva (13)
  • Jamesianthus (1)
  • Jaumea (2)
  • Krigia (15)
  • Kuhnia (5)
  • Lactuca (13)
  • Lasianthaea (1)
  • Lasthenia (6)
  • Layia (5)
  • Leontodon (5)
  • Lepidospartum (2)
  • Lessingia (3)
  • Leucelene (4)
  • Liatris (50)
  • Ligularia (1)
  • Lindheimera (2)
  • Lipochaeta (1)
  • Lycoseris (1)
  • Lygodesmia (5)
  • Machaeranthera (16)
  • Madia (7)
  • Malacothrix (4)
  • Mariana (2)
  • Marshallia (13)
  • Matricaria (6)
  • Melampodium (7)
  • Melanthera (4)
  • Micropus (1)
  • Microseris (3)
  • Mikania (4)
  • Monoptilon (1)
  • Montanoa (4)
  • Nicolletia (2)
  • Oligoneuron (1)
  • Onopordum (2)
  • Oxytenia (1)
  • Palafoxia (10)
  • Parthenium (9)
  • Pectis (5)
  • Perezia (2)
  • Pericome (1)
  • Perityle (4)
  • Petasites (3)
  • Petradoria (2)
  • Peucephyllum (3)
  • Phoebanthus (2)
  • Picris (1)
  • Pityopsis (11)
  • Platyschkuhria (3)
  • Pluchea (15)
  • Podachaenium (1)
  • Polymnia (5)
  • Porophyllum (2)
  • Prenanthes (9)
  • Prionopsis (1)
  • Psathyrotes (3)
  • Pseudelephantopus (1)
  • Psilocarphus (3)
  • Psilostrophe (9)
  • Pterocaulon (3)
  • Pyrrhopappus (4)
  • Rafinesquia (4)
  • Raillardella (1)
  • Ratibida (12)
  • Rudbeckia (36)
  • Sartwellia (1)
  • Schistocarpha (1)
  • Schkuhria (1)
  • Sclerocarpus (1)
  • Sclerolepis (3)
  • Senecio (67)
  • Sericocarpus (2)
  • Silphium (27)
  • Silybum (1)
  • Solidago (98)
  • Soliva (6)
  • Sonchus (6)
  • Sphaeromeria (2)
  • Spilanthes (3)
  • Stephanomeria (9)
  • Stevia (3)
  • Stokesia (1)
  • Stylocline (2)
  • Synedrella (1)
  • Syntrichopappus (2)
  • Tagetes (1)
  • Tanacetum (5)
  • Taraxacum (8)
  • Tetradymia (5)
  • Tetragonotheca (6)
  • Tetramolopium (2)
  • Thelesperma (10)
  • Tithonia (1)
  • Townsendia (10)
  • Tragopogon (7)
  • Trichoptilium (1)
  • Tridax (1)
  • Trilisa (1)
  • Tussilago (2)
  • Verbesina (17)
  • Vernonia (27)
  • Viguiera (9)
  • Wedelia (1)
  • Wyethia (4)
  • Xanthisma (1)
  • Xanthium (8)
  • Xanthocephalum (1)
  • Xeranthemum (1)
  • Xylorhiza (7)
  • Youngia (6)
  • Zinnia (3)