Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University (PH)

The herbarium of the Academy of Natural Sciences (PH) is the oldest institutional herbarium in the United States. It is a national resource for material from 1750-1850. The diatom herbarium (ANSP) is managed separately.

Curator: Tatyana Livshultz, tl534@drexel.edu
Collection Manager: Chelsea Smith, ans_ph_herbarium@drexel.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 019a3280-a69f-4312-bb30-8556e270f1a5
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 588,500 specimen records
  • 278,662 (47%) georeferenced
  • 575,595 (98%) with images (579,935 total images)
  • 539,916 (92%) identified to species
  • 415 families
  • 5,150 genera
  • 28,525 species
  • 30,542 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution - Quebec
Click on the specimen record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that term
  • Argenteuil (3)
  • Beauce (47)
  • Bellechasse (4)
  • Berthier (1)
  • Bonaventure (10)
  • Brome (3)
  • Chambly (13)
  • Champlain (1)
  • Charlevoix (2)
  • Chateauguay (1)
  • Communaut (1)
  • Communauté-Urbaine-de-Montréal (1)
  • Compton (2)
  • Cte Labelle (1)
  • De Charlevoix (1)
  • De Vercheres (2)
  • Desjardins (1)
  • Deux Montagnes (1)
  • Deux-Montagnes (26)
  • Gaspa (1)
  • Gaspe (51)
  • Gaspe Nord (3)
  • Gaspe Sud (17)
  • Gaspé-Est (1)
  • Gaspé-Sud (1)
  • Gatineau (27)
  • Gatineau Métropolitain (1)
  • Golfe Saint-Laurent (1)
  • Grenville (1)
  • Huntingdon (1)
  • Iberville (2)
  • Jacques-Cartier (1)
  • Jamésie region (2)
  • Joliette (2)
  • Kamouraska (4)
  • L'Islet (2)
  • La Belle (3)
  • Labelle (8)
  • Lac St-Jean (1)
  • Lajemmerais (1)
  • Laval (3)
  • Levis (2)
  • Magdalen Islands (6)
  • Maskinonge (1)
  • Matane (3)
  • Megantic (9)
  • Missisquoi (5)
  • Montcalm (12)
  • Montmorency (4)
  • Nicolet (1)
  • Nord-du-Qu (1)
  • Nord-du-Québec (1)
  • Nunavik (5)
  • Ottawa District (2)
  • Papineau (4)
  • Papineu (1)
  • Pontiac (5)
  • Portneuf (3)
  • Quebec (3)
  • Richelieu (1)
  • Rimouski (103)
  • Rouville (1)
  • Saguenay (14)
  • Shefford (1)
  • Soulanges (1)
  • Temiscouata (3)
  • Temisoouata (1)
  • Terrebonne (6)
  • Territoire de Kativik (1)
  • Unknown (11)
  • Vaudreuil (4)
  • Vaudreuil-Soulanges (1)
  • Vaudreuill (1)
  • Verchères (3)
  • Wolfe (5)
  • Yamaska (2)
  • de-Montréal (1)
  • que (1)