Western State Colorado University (WSC)

Western slope of Colorado Rocky Mountains, including bryophytes and lichens.
Contacts: Robin Bingham, Curator, rbingham@western.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 6945591e-1671-4cb0-a1bb-aea6802329d3
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 7,392 specimen records
  • 4,900 (66%) georeferenced
  • 6,889 (93%) with images (7,401 total images)
  • 6,548 (89%) identified to species
  • 133 families
  • 499 genera
  • 1,406 species
  • 1,862 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
Taxon Distribution
  • Achillea (45)
  • Agoseris (22)
  • Almutaster (1)
  • Amauriopsis (3)
  • Ambrosia (3)
  • Anaphalis (6)
  • Antennaria (49)
  • Anthemis (2)
  • Arctium (2)
  • Arnica (30)
  • Artemisia (62)
  • Aster (8)
  • Bahia (1)
  • Balsamorhiza (10)
  • Bidens (1)
  • Brickellia (4)
  • Carduus (6)
  • Chaenactis (17)
  • Chaetopappa (4)
  • Chrysothamnus (18)
  • Cichorium (4)
  • Cirsium (49)
  • Conyza (1)
  • Crepis (24)
  • Dieteria (12)
  • Enceliopsis (1)
  • Ericameria (14)
  • Erigeron (170)
  • Eucephalus (3)
  • Euphorbia (1)
  • Eurybia (1)
  • Gaillardia (9)
  • Gnaphalium (1)
  • Grindelia (10)
  • Gutierrezia (8)
  • Helianthella (9)
  • Helianthus (12)
  • Heliomeris (13)
  • Herrickia (2)
  • Heterotheca (24)
  • Hieracium (4)
  • Hymenopappus (13)
  • Hymenoxys (28)
  • Iva (1)
  • Lactuca (13)
  • Leucanthemum (11)
  • Liatris (4)
  • Lygodesmia (6)
  • Machaeranthera (8)
  • Matricaria (5)
  • Melampodium (1)
  • Microseris (5)
  • Oreochrysum (3)
  • Packera (49)
  • Palafoxia (1)
  • Parthenium (1)
  • Pericome (1)
  • Petasites (2)
  • Petradoria (4)
  • Psilostrophe (2)
  • Pyrrocoma (7)
  • Ratibida (3)
  • Rhaponticum (3)
  • Rudbeckia (12)
  • Scorzonera (1)
  • Senecio (95)
  • Solidago (56)
  • Sonchus (5)
  • Stenotus (5)
  • Stephanomeria (3)
  • Symphyotrichum (21)
  • Tanacetum (2)
  • Taraxacum (21)
  • Tetradymia (11)
  • Tetraneuris (27)
  • Thelesperma (1)
  • Tonestus (7)
  • Townsendia (15)
  • Tragopogon (18)
  • Verbesina (3)
  • Wyethia (7)
  • Xanthisma (1)
  • Xanthium (2)
  • Xylorhiza (5)