University of California, Davis (DAV)

The John M. Tucker Herbarium is the main herbarium collection of the Center for Plant Diversity at University of California, Davis. It includes approximately 300,000 vascular specimens 2,000 macroalgae (primarily marine & North America), 1,500 lichens, and 1,500 bryophytes. Our emphasis is on California species (ca 50% of our collections).

Curator: Alison Colwell, aelcolwell@ucdavis.edu, 530-752-1091 (ORCID #: 0000-0002-3011-3933)
Collections Manager: Teri Barry, tcbarry@ucdavis.edu, 530-752-1091
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: eea73e03-b82e-4111-a1c0-391d95a5aa38
Digital Metadata: EML File
Address:
UC Davis Center for Plant Diversity
Plant Sciences Mail Stop 7, One Shields Avenue
Davis, California   95616
United States
530-752-1091
This is USPS mailing address, see our website for address for other couriers.
Collection Statistics
  • 1,982 specimen records
  • 1,845 (93%) georeferenced
  • 1,959 (99%) with images (1,959 total images)
  • 1,772 (89%) identified to species
  • 84 families
  • 246 genera
  • 504 species
  • 518 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics