Chicago Botanic Garden (CHIC)

This dataset consists of all digitized specimens collected in Asian and Middle-Eastern countries currently housed in the Chicago Botanic Garden (as of last dataset shared with the Midwest Consortium in 2020).

Contacts: Nyree Zarega, nzerega@chicagobotanic.org
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 1 February 2024
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 1,712 specimen records
  • 248 (14%) georeferenced
  • 1,287 (75%) with images (1,287 total images)
  • 1,548 (90%) identified to species
  • 120 families
  • 480 genera
  • 1,115 species
  • 1,156 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics