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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  • Agalinis (2)
  • Angelonia (1)
  • Antirrhinum (2)
  • Aureolaria (1)
  • Bacopa (1)
  • Besseya (2)
  • Buchnera (1)
  • Castilleja (26)
  • Collinsia (2)
  • Euphrasia (2)
  • Lamourouxia (5)
  • Leucophyllum (4)
  • Lophospermum (5)
  • Maurandella (1)
  • Mecardonia (1)
  • Mimulus (6)
  • Mohavea (1)
  • Pedicularis (3)
  • Penstemon (20)
  • Russelia (15)
  • Scoparia (1)
  • Seymeria (3)
  • Stemodia (3)
  • Tetranema (1)
  • Uroskinnera (1)