University of Michigan Herbarium (MICH)

Specialty: Worldwide, especially temperate North America and the Great Lakes region. Specific strengths include marine algae of eastern North America, West Indies, Alaska, and Pacific Islands; bryophytes of tropical America; Agaricaceae and Hymenogastraceae of western North America; vascular plants of Mexico, Iran, Himalayas, southwestern Pacific Region, and southeastern Asia; Cyperaceae, Malpighiaceae, and Myrtaceae of the New World.
Date Founded: 1837.
Contacts: Richard Rabeler, Collections Manager (rabeler@umich.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 530a6200-b385-4cbd-b184-d60dd25d37e2
Digital Metadata: EML File
Address:
University of Michigan Herbarium
3600 Varsity Drive
Ann Arbor, MI   48108-2228
734-615-6200
Collection Statistics
  • 201,648 specimen records
  • 39,485 (20%) georeferenced
  • 170,382 (84%) with images (171,414 total images)
  • 192,258 (95%) identified to species
  • 51 families
  • 932 genera
  • 6,050 species
  • 7,315 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
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  • Aegopodium (12)
  • Aethusa (1)
  • Anethum (7)
  • Angelica (59)
  • Anthriscus (8)
  • Arracacia (4)
  • Carum (25)
  • Chaerophyllum (18)
  • Cicuta (167)
  • Conioselinum (11)
  • Conium (56)
  • Cryptotaenia (97)
  • Cymopterus (3)
  • Daucus (65)
  • Donnellsmithia (1)
  • Erigenia (50)
  • Eryngium (10)
  • Foeniculum (1)
  • Heracleum (58)
  • Hydrocotyle (68)
  • Levisticum (3)
  • Lomatium (1)
  • Mathiasella (1)
  • Myrrhis (2)
  • Neogoezia (1)
  • Osmorhiza (264)
  • Oxypolis (35)
  • Pastinaca (49)
  • Pimpinella (8)
  • Prionosciadium (1)
  • Pseudotaenidia (1)
  • Rhodosciadium (4)
  • Sanicula (101)
  • Sium (81)
  • Taenidia (77)
  • Tauschia (1)
  • Thaspium (20)
  • Torilis (20)
  • Trachyspermum (1)
  • Zizia (66)