Carnegie Museum of Natural History Herbarium (CM-Botany)

The Carnegie Museum herbarium (CM) has over 540,000 worldwide vascular plant specimens as well as the best representation in any herbarium of specimens from western Pennsylvania and the Upper Ohio Basin. CM holds the private herbarium of Hannibal and Tyrecca Davis containing 20,000 specimens with a concentration on Rubus (Rosaceae).

Contacts: Bonnie L. Isaac, IsaacB@CarnegieMNH.org
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 24 November 2021
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Carnegie Museum of Natural History
Collection Statistics
  • 538,297 specimen records
  • 290,123 (54%) georeferenced
  • 177,151 (33%) with images (177,319 total images)
  • 492,601 (92%) identified to species
  • 441 families
  • 6,006 genera
  • 38,744 species
  • 43,743 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution - Transvaal
Click on the specimen record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that term
  • Barbarton Dist. (1)
  • Barberton (10)
  • Barberton Distr. (3)
  • Barberton District (3)
  • Barberton dist. (19)
  • Belfast (1)
  • Belfast Distr. (1)
  • Berberton Dist. (1)
  • Bochum District (1)
  • Carolina (6)
  • Carolina Dist. (1)
  • Carolina Distr. (3)
  • Carolina District (1)
  • Eerstehoek (1)
  • Eerstehoek Dist. (7)
  • Eerstehoek Distr. (1)
  • Eerstehoek District (1)
  • Eersteoek (1)
  • Eersthoek (1)
  • Erstehoek dist. (1)
  • Germiston (2)
  • Germiston District (2)
  • Graskop Dist. (4)
  • Heidelberg (1)
  • Heidelberg Dist. (2)
  • Heidelberg District (1)
  • Johannesburg (3)
  • Johannesburg Dist. (9)
  • Johannesburg Distr. (1)
  • Kamhlushwa Distr. (1)
  • Krugerdorp (1)
  • Krugersdorp (4)
  • Krugersdorp Dist. (3)
  • Lydenburg (2)
  • Lydenburg Dist. (6)
  • Lydenburg District (1)
  • Lydenburg Tvl. (1)
  • Messina District (1)
  • Middelburg Dist. (2)
  • Middelburg Distr. (1)
  • Middleburg Dist. (1)
  • Middleburg Distr. (1)
  • Mokerong (1)
  • Mooiplaas dist. (1)
  • Nelspruit (2)
  • Nelspruit Dist. (4)
  • Nelspruit District (2)
  • Northern province (1)
  • Nylstroom (1)
  • Nylstroom Dist. (1)
  • Nylstroom Distr. (1)
  • Phalaborwa (1)
  • Phalaborwa Dist. (6)
  • Phalaborwa Distr. (1)
  • Phalaborwa District (1)
  • Phalborwa Dist. (1)
  • Pietersburg (2)
  • Pietersburg Dist. (2)
  • Pietersburg Distr. (2)
  • Pilgrim's Rest (5)
  • Pilgrim's Rest 2 D. (1)
  • Pilgrim's Rest dist. (7)
  • Pilgrims Rest Dist. (2)
  • Potgietersrus (15)
  • Potgietersrus Dist. (34)
  • Potgietersrus Distr. (1)
  • Potietersrus (1)
  • Potigetersrus Dist. (1)
  • Pretoria (2)
  • Pretoria Dist. (2)
  • Pteitersrus Dist. (1)
  • Randburg Dist. (1)
  • Roodepoort Dist. (3)
  • Rustenberg District (1)
  • Sandton (1)
  • Sandton Dist. (1)
  • Soutpansberg (3)
  • Soutpansberg Dist. (3)
  • Swartruggens (1)
  • Thabazimba (1)
  • Thabazimbi (1)
  • Thabazimbi Dist. (4)
  • Thabazimbi District (2)
  • Vereeniging (1)
  • Vereeniging Dist. (2)
  • Vereeninging (1)
  • Wakkerstroom (3)
  • Wakkerstroom Dist. (10)
  • Wakkerstroom Distr. (2)
  • Waleiberg (1)
  • Warmbaths District (1)
  • Waterberg (3)
  • Waterberg Dist. (1)
  • Waterval Boven Dist. (1)
  • Witbank District (1)
  • Wolmaransstad Dist. (4)
  • Zoutpansberg (1)