University of Arkansas at Monticello (UAM)

UAM is a small, regional herbarium in Southeast Arkansas, with over half of the specimens collected from Arkansas. The majority of the 28,000 specimens was collected by founding curator Dr. Eric Sundell. Research is currently focused primarily on teaching.

Curator: Richard Abbott, abbottjr@uamont.edu
Arkansas Herbarium Digitization Coordinator: Diana Soteropoulos, Diana.Soteropoulos@arkansas.gov, 5013249763 (ORCID #: 0000-0002-4247-1375)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 192ef3f0-8d79-4e7b-aaad-d2430f07e6cd
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 27,597 specimen records
  • 1,137 (4%) georeferenced
  • 26,199 (95%) with images (26,231 total images)
  • 27,237 (99%) identified to species
  • 214 families
  • 1,382 genera
  • 4,818 species
  • 5,482 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics