Bridgewater College Herbarium (BDWR)

The herbarium at Bridgewater College (BDWR) is a small, primarily teaching collection started in the 1950’s. It currently houses about 5000 vascular plant specimens, of which 4000 have been digitized and searchable on The majority of specimens (70%) are from Virginia and about 60% originated from Rockingham and Augusta counties (central Shenandoah Valley). There is now a small, but quickly growing collection of about 400 dried macrofungal specimens.
Contacts: Edgar Lickey,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: f796224e-3c3b-4055-8103-593534e12881
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 350 specimen records
  • 0 georeferenced
  • 213 (61%) identified to species
  • 65 families
  • 141 genera
  • 162 species
  • 163 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics