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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  • Calopogon (5)
  • Coeloglossum (1)
  • Corallorhiza (8)
  • Cymbidium (1)
  • Cypripedium (7)
  • Epidendrum (3)
  • Epipactis (5)
  • Erythrodes (1)
  • Goodyera (3)
  • Habenaria (17)
  • Liparis (1)
  • Listera (5)
  • Malaxis (3)
  • Orchis (1)
  • Platanthera (5)
  • Pogonia (2)
  • Spiranthes (12)
  • Tipularia (1)