University of Vermont, Pringle Herbarium, Macrofungi (VT)

The Pringle Herbarium (VT) contains 300,000 specimens, including vascular plants, bryophytes, lichens, algae and fungi. Of these, this portal contains about 2000 fungi specimens, including all of our specimens of macrofungi. Other digitization projects cover type specimens, vascular plant specimens, North American bryophytes and lichens, and macroalgae. These images and data are available through various portals. The herbarium does not maintain its own online database.
Contacts: David S. Barrington,
Curator: Weston L. Testo,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 4171da63-cd34-4f53-a494-16d502507003
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: University of Vermont
University of Vermont Herbarium
Department of Plant Biology
63 Carrigan Drive
111 Jeffords Hall
Burlington, VT   05405-1737
802 656 3221
Collection Statistics
  • 2,651 specimen records
  • 2,219 (84%) georeferenced
  • 1,779 (67%) with images (1,845 total images)
  • 2,429 (92%) identified to species
  • 95 families
  • 233 genera
  • 1,255 species
  • 1,265 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics