University of Louisiana at Monroe Herbarium, R. Dale Thomas Collection (BRIT-NLU)

The R. Dale Thomas Collection - University of Louisiana Monroe (NLU) collection was transferred to the Botanical Research Institute of Texas in 2017. Additionally in 2018-2019, more than 50,000 NLU specimens were transferred to the Shirley C. Tucker Herbarium (LSU) at Lousiana State University. Please contact Tiana Rehman ( with any questions regarding the collection.

Contacts: Tiana Rehman,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 16 November 2023
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Botanical Research Institute of Texas
Collection Statistics
  • 880 specimen records
  • 123 (14%) georeferenced
  • 877 (100%) with images (877 total images)
  • 184 (21%) identified to species
  • 78 families
  • 149 genera
  • 147 species
  • 147 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics