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
  • Asperula (1)
  • Borreria (2)
  • Cephaelis (1)
  • Cephalanthus (6)
  • Chomelia (1)
  • Coprosma (2)
  • Diodia (9)
  • Duroia (1)
  • Erithalis (1)
  • Ernodea (1)
  • Faramea (1)
  • Galium (66)
  • Gardenia (1)
  • Genipa (1)
  • Gonzalagunia (1)
  • Guettarda (2)
  • Hamelia (3)
  • Hedyotis (26)
  • Hemidiodia (1)
  • Houstonia (10)
  • Isertia (1)
  • Ixora (1)
  • Kelloggia (1)
  • Luculia (2)
  • Macrocnemum (1)
  • Mitchella (1)
  • Mitracarpus (2)
  • Morinda (2)
  • Nauclea (1)
  • Oldenlandia (5)
  • Paederia (1)
  • Palicourea (1)
  • Pinckneya (1)
  • Psychotria (3)
  • Randia (3)
  • Richardia (6)
  • Rubia (1)
  • Sherardia (6)
  • Sommera (1)
  • Spermacoce (3)