Clemson University Herbarium (CLEMS)

Contact: Dr. Dixie Z. Damrel (ddamrel@clemson.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 21 August 2019
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 125,774 occurrence
  • 2,697 (2%) georeferenced
  • 63,677 (51%) with images
  • 110,561 (88%) identified to species
  • 351 families
  • 1,937 genera
  • 7,275 species
  • 7,200 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Family Distribution
Click on the occurrence record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that family
  • Acanthaceae (381)
  • Acarosporaceae (1)
  • Acoraceae (8)
  • Actinidiaceae (10)
  • Adoxaceae (751)
  • Agavaceae (2)
  • Aizoaceae (53)
  • Alismataceae (350)
  • Alliaceae (1)
  • Alstroemeriaceae (3)
  • Altingiaceae (98)
  • Amaranthaceae (824)
  • Amaryllidaceae (648)
  • Anacardiaceae (472)
  • Anemiaceae (1)
  • Aneuraceae (1)
  • Anisophylleaceae (1)
  • Annonaceae (250)
  • Anthericaceae (1)
  • Anthocerotaceae (1)
  • Apiaceae (2271)
  • Apocynaceae (866)
  • Aquifoliaceae (866)
  • Araceae (661)
  • Araliaceae (568)
  • Araucariaceae (15)
  • Arecaceae (192)
  • Aristolochiaceae (584)
  • Arthoniaceae (2)
  • Arthopyreniaceae (1)
  • Asclepiadaceae (402)
  • Asparagaceae (663)
  • Aspleniaceae (352)
  • Asteraceae (15954)
  • Athyriaceae (5)
  • Azollaceae (2)
  • Baeomycetaceae (1)
  • Balsaminaceae (166)
  • Basellaceae (8)
  • Bataceae (27)
  • Begoniaceae (292)
  • Berberidaceae (430)
  • Betulaceae (821)
  • Bignoniaceae (348)
  • Bixaceae (1)
  • Blechnaceae (360)
  • Bombacaceae (5)
  • Boraginaceae (816)
  • Brassicaceae (1757)
  • Bromeliaceae (217)
  • Bryaceae (3)
  • Burmanniaceae (36)
  • Burseraceae (14)
  • Butomaceae (3)
  • Buxaceae (74)
  • Cabombaceae (74)
  • Cactaceae (124)
  • Calceolariaceae (2)
  • Caliciaceae (5)
  • Calophyllaceae (5)
  • Calycanthaceae (189)
  • Campanulaceae (1021)
  • Candelariaceae (2)
  • Cannabaceae (189)
  • Cannaceae (40)
  • Capparaceae (13)
  • Caprifoliaceae (703)
  • Caricaceae (8)
  • Caryophyllaceae (1260)
  • Casuarinaceae (13)
  • Celastraceae (214)
  • Cephalotaxaceae (2)
  • Ceratophyllaceae (27)
  • Chloranthaceae (1)
  • Chrysobalanaceae (12)
  • Cistaceae (231)
  • Cladoniaceae (39)
  • Cleomaceae (81)
  • Clethraceae (131)
  • Clusiaceae (12)
  • Colchicaceae (133)
  • Collemataceae (5)
  • Combretaceae (3)
  • Commelinaceae (703)
  • Convallariaceae (1)
  • Convolvulaceae (895)
  • Cornaceae (889)
  • Crassulaceae (146)
  • Cucurbitaceae (184)
  • Culcitaceae (1)
  • Cunoniaceae (8)
  • Cupessaceae (1)
  • Cupressaceae (839)
  • Cuscutaceae (85)
  • Cyatheaceae (13)
  • Cycadaceae (4)
  • Cyclanthaceae (2)
  • Cymodoceaceae (8)
  • Cyperaceae (9700)
  • Cyrillaceae (171)
  • Daphniphyllaceae (2)
  • Datiscaceae (2)
  • Davalliaceae (3)
  • Dennstaedtiaceae (278)
  • Diapensiaceae (186)
  • Dichapetalaceae (1)
  • Dicranaceae (1)
  • Diervillaceae (29)
  • Dilleniaceae (4)
  • Dioscoreaceae (147)
  • Dipsacaceae (7)
  • Droseraceae (129)
  • Dryopteridaceae (802)
  • Ebenaceae (132)
  • Elaeagnaceae (118)
  • Elaeocarpaceae (6)
  • Elatinaceae (15)
  • Empetraceae (41)
  • Ephedraceae (18)
  • Equisetaceae (97)
  • Ericaceae (4022)
  • Eriocaulaceae (283)
  • Erythroxylaceae (5)
  • Euphorbiaceae (1781)
  • Eupteleaceae (3)
  • Fabaceae (6832)
  • Fagaceae (1686)
  • Fouquieriaceae (1)
  • Fumariaceae (14)
  • Funkiaceae (1)
  • Fuscideaceae (2)
  • Garryaceae (11)
  • Gelsemiaceae (139)
  • Gentianaceae (467)
  • Geraniaceae (240)
  • Gesneriaceae (19)
  • Ginkgoaceae (17)
  • Gisekiaceae (1)
  • Gleicheniaceae (9)
  • Gnetaceae (2)
  • Goodeniaceae (2)
  • Grammitidaceae (3)
  • Graphidaceae (3)
  • Grossulariaceae (102)
  • Haematommataceae (1)
  • Haemodoraceae (58)
  • Haloragaceae (170)
  • Hamamelidaceae (173)
  • Heliconiaceae (1)
  • Hyacinthaceae (5)
  • Hydrangeaceae (303)
  • Hydrocharitaceae (164)
  • Hydroleaceae (33)
  • Hymeneliaceae (1)
  • Hymenophyllaceae (65)
  • Hypericaceae (1307)
  • Hypoxidaceae (175)
  • Illiciaceae (7)
  • Iridaceae (448)
  • Isoetaceae (66)
  • Iteaceae (116)
  • Juglandaceae (482)
  • Juncaceae (1052)
  • Juncaginaceae (13)
  • Koeberliniaceae (1)
  • Krameriaceae (3)
  • Lamiaceae (2282)
  • Lardizabalaceae (5)
  • Lauraceae (464)
  • Lecanoraceae (12)
  • Lecideaceae (1)
  • Lentibulariaceae (226)
  • Lepidoziaceae (1)
  • Liliaceae (330)
  • Limnanthaceae (9)
  • Linaceae (103)
  • Linderniaceae (193)
  • Linnaeaceae (6)
  • Loasaceae (15)
  • Lobariaceae (1)
  • Lobeliaceae (18)
  • Loganiaceae (126)
  • Lomariopsidaceae (4)
  • Loranthaceae (1)
  • Lycopodiaceae (523)
  • Lygodiaceae (139)
  • Lythraceae (230)
  • Magnoliaceae (586)
  • Malpighiaceae (20)
  • Malvaceae (667)
  • Marantaceae (26)
  • Marattiaceae (3)
  • Marchantiaceae (2)
  • Marsileaceae (14)
  • Martyniaceae (7)
  • Mayacaceae (20)
  • Melanthiaceae (736)
  • Melastomataceae (443)
  • Meliaceae (66)
  • Melianthaceae (2)
  • Menispermaceae (109)
  • Menyanthaceae (38)
  • Mniaceae (2)
  • Molluginaceae (55)
  • Monotropaceae (11)
  • Montiaceae (58)
  • Moraceae (216)
  • Musaceae (2)
  • Mycocaliciaceae (1)
  • Myricaceae (213)
  • Myrtaceae (43)
  • Nartheciaceae (105)
  • Nelumbonaceae (10)
  • Nemacladaceae (1)
  • Nitrariaceae (1)
  • Nyctaginaceae (65)
  • Nymphaeaceae (147)
  • Nyssaceae (33)
  • Ochnaceae (4)
  • Olacaceae (7)
  • Oleaceae (586)
  • Onagraceae (991)
  • Onocleaceae (70)
  • Onograceae (1)
  • Ophioglossaceae (425)
  • Orchidaceae (1457)
  • Orobanchaceae (1268)
  • Orobanchaceaeae (1)
  • Osmundaceae (449)
  • Oxalidaceae (264)
  • Paeoniaceae (4)
  • Pallaviciniaceae (1)
  • Pannariaceae (1)
  • Papaveraceae (284)
  • Parmeliaceae (546)
  • Passifloraceae (146)
  • Paulowniaceae (51)
  • Pedaliaceae (5)
  • Peltigeraceae (2)
  • Pentaphylacaceae (15)
  • Pertusariaceae (15)
  • Phlyctidaceae (1)
  • Phrymaceae (201)
  • Phyllanthaceae (73)
  • Physciaceae (16)
  • Phytolaccaceae (120)
  • Pinaceae (993)
  • Piperaceae (25)
  • Pittosporaceae (11)
  • Plagiochilaceae (1)
  • Plagiogyriaceae (1)
  • Plantaginaceae (1666)
  • Platanaceae (48)
  • Plumbaginaceae (33)
  • Poaceae (9000)
  • Podocarpaceae (11)
  • Podostemaceae (33)
  • Polemoniaceae (574)
  • Polygalaceae (539)
  • Polygonaceae (1143)
  • Polypodiaceae (337)
  • Polytrichaceae (3)
  • Pontederiaceae (90)
  • Porellaceae (1)
  • Portulacaceae (86)
  • Potamogetonaceae (132)
  • Primulaceae (294)
  • Psilotaceae (12)
  • Pteridaceae (307)
  • Pyrenulaceae (3)
  • Pyrolaceae (10)
  • Ramalinaceae (2)
  • Ranuncukaceae (1)
  • Ranunculaceae (1741)
  • Ranuncullaceae (1)
  • Resedaceae (3)
  • Rhamnaceae (420)
  • Rhizocarpaceae (4)
  • Rhizophoraceae (12)
  • Rosaceae (4212)
  • Rubiaceae (1751)
  • Ruppiaceae (15)
  • Ruscaceae (1)
  • Rutaceae (187)
  • Sabiaceae (2)
  • Salicaceae (423)
  • Salviniaceae (35)
  • Santalaceae (174)
  • Sapindaceae (1106)
  • Sapotaceae (164)
  • Sarraceniaceae (276)
  • Saururaceae (96)
  • Saxifragaceae (690)
  • Schisandraceae (40)
  • Schizaeaceae (1)
  • Sciadopityaceae (2)
  • Scrophulariaceae (176)
  • Selaginellaceae (217)
  • Simaroubaceae (54)
  • Simmondsiaceae (2)
  • Siparunaceae (5)
  • Slanaceae (1)
  • Smilacaceae (1148)
  • Solanaceae (643)
  • Sphagnaceae (1)
  • Sphenocleaceae (12)
  • Sphinctrinaceae (1)
  • Stachyuraceae (12)
  • Staphyleaceae (95)
  • Stemonaceae (2)
  • Sterculiaceae (56)
  • Styracaceae (350)
  • Surianaceae (2)
  • Symplocaceae (198)
  • Talinaceae (40)
  • Tamaricaceae (39)
  • Taxaceae (35)
  • Taxodiaceae (2)
  • Teloschistaceae (23)
  • Tetrachondraceae (125)
  • Theaceae (255)
  • Thelotremataceae (3)
  • Thelypteridaceae (409)
  • Thuidiaceae (1)
  • Thymelaeaceae (54)
  • Tiliaceae (92)
  • Tofieldiaceae (30)
  • Trigoniaceae (1)
  • Trochodendraceae (2)
  • Tropaeolaceae (2)
  • Turneraceae (9)
  • Typhaceae (113)
  • Ulmaceae (484)
  • Urticaceae (400)
  • Uvulariacea (2)
  • Valerianaceae (73)
  • Verbenaceae (544)
  • Verrucariaceae (1)
  • Violaceae (1769)
  • Viscaceae (50)
  • Vitaceae (767)
  • Vittariaceae (4)
  • Winteraceae (1)
  • Woodsiaceae (201)
  • Xanthorrhoeaceae (23)
  • Xyridaceae (707)
  • Zamiaceae (6)
  • Zingiberaceae (10)
  • Zosteraceae (8)
  • Zygophyllaceae (39)
  • ` (1)
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