Adams State University Herbarium (ALAM)

The Adams State Herbarium houses ca 8000 specimens of mainly plants collected in Colorado and northern New Mexico.

Contacts: Mathew Sharples, msharples@adams.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 89314c9c-1c25-429b-81a4-fbef327eefb2
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 5,557 specimen records
  • 4,824 (87%) georeferenced
  • 5,554 (100%) with images (5,557 total images)
  • 5,383 (97%) identified to species
  • 121 families
  • 528 genera
  • 1,316 species
  • 1,341 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
Taxon Distribution
  • Achillea (14)
  • Agoseris (18)
  • Ambrosia (14)
  • Anaphalis (3)
  • Antennaria (36)
  • Arctium (1)
  • Arnica (21)
  • Artemisia (81)
  • Aster (44)
  • Baccharis (1)
  • Bahia (30)
  • Bidens (9)
  • Brachyactis (7)
  • Brickellia (14)
  • Calycoseris (1)
  • Carduus (1)
  • Carthamus (1)
  • Centaurea (4)
  • Chaenactis (1)
  • Chamomilla (2)
  • Chrysothamnus (117)
  • Cichorium (4)
  • Cirsium (36)
  • Conyza (8)
  • Cosmos (2)
  • Crepis (3)
  • Dugaldia (6)
  • Dyssodia (8)
  • Erigeron (127)
  • Euthamia (1)
  • Franseria (3)
  • Gaillardia (2)
  • Gnaphalium (6)
  • Grindelia (20)
  • Gutierrezia (11)
  • Haplopappus (40)
  • Helenium (1)
  • Helianthella (12)
  • Helianthus (15)
  • Heliomeris (14)
  • Heterotheca (10)
  • Hieracium (8)
  • Hulsea (1)
  • Hymenopappus (8)
  • Hymenoxys (2)
  • Iva (4)
  • Lactuca (10)
  • Leucampyx (2)
  • Leucanthemum (5)
  • Leucelene (3)
  • Liatris (5)
  • Lygodesmia (2)
  • Machaeranthera (39)
  • Madia (1)
  • Matricaria (2)
  • Oligosporus (1)
  • Oreochrysum (1)
  • Packera (4)
  • Palafoxia (2)
  • Pectis (3)
  • Pericome (5)
  • Picradenia (17)
  • Picradeniopsis (1)
  • Podospermum (2)
  • Psilostrophe (1)
  • Pyrrhopappus (1)
  • Ratibida (1)
  • Rudbeckia (4)
  • Rydbergia (3)
  • Senecio (217)
  • Solidago (32)
  • Sonchus (10)
  • Stephanomeria (7)
  • Tanacetum (4)
  • Taraxacum (9)
  • Tetradymia (8)
  • Tetraneuris (6)
  • Townsendia (9)
  • Tragopogon (8)
  • Verbesina (16)
  • Xanthium (3)