Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium, UW-Steven's Point (UWSP-VP)

Starting with one cabinet of about 1,000 plant specimens in 1969, Dr. Robert Freckmann (and Dr. Frank W. Bowers) built this herbarium into the third largest in Wisconsin, with over 200,000 specimens.
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Collection Type: PreservedSpecimen
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 18 May 2023
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Digital Metadata: EML File
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University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium
Department of Biology
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point
Stevens Point, WI   54481
715 346-4248
Collection Statistics
  • 72,317 occurrence
  • 48,955 (68%) georeferenced
  • 45,281 (63%) with images
  • 70,064 (97%) identified to species
  • 155 families
  • 700 genera
  • 1,957 species
  • 2,103 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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