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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  • Antirrhinum (2)
  • Bacopa (9)
  • Callitriche (6)
  • Chaenorhinum (3)
  • Chelone (4)
  • Collinsia (5)
  • Cymbalaria (2)
  • Digitalis (2)
  • Galvezia (1)
  • Gratiola (16)
  • Hebe (4)
  • Hippuris (2)
  • Keckiella (7)
  • Kickxia (3)
  • Leucospora (3)
  • Limnophila (3)
  • Linaria (17)
  • Maurandya (1)
  • Mecardonia (6)
  • Penstemon (64)
  • Plantago (54)
  • Scoparia (1)
  • Synthyris (1)
  • Veronica (29)