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.

Collection Manager: Brad Ruhfel, umherb-data@umich.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 27 May 2022
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Address:
University of Michigan Herbarium
3600 Varsity Drive
Ann Arbor, MI   48108-2228
U.S.A.
734-615-6200
Collection Statistics
  • 435,869 specimen records
  • 166,744 (38%) georeferenced
  • 347,382 (80%) with images (518,199 total images)
  • 3 GenBank genetic references
  • 415,092 (95%) identified to species
  • 300 families
  • 3,324 genera
  • 22,482 species
  • 25,489 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution - Alabama
Click on the specimen record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that term
  • Autauga (22)
  • Baldwin (123)
  • Barbour (17)
  • Bibb (37)
  • Blount (6)
  • Bullock (1)
  • Butler (14)
  • Calhoun (8)
  • Chambers (6)
  • Cherokee (12)
  • Chilton (38)
  • Choctaw (5)
  • Clarke (20)
  • Clay (19)
  • Clay or Cleburne (1)
  • Cleburne (26)
  • Coffee (2)
  • Colbert (18)
  • Conecuh (24)
  • Coosa (18)
  • Covington (54)
  • Crenshaw (13)
  • Cullman (28)
  • Dale (3)
  • Dallas (28)
  • DeKalb (12)
  • Elmore (22)
  • Escambia (26)
  • Etowah (10)
  • Fayette (1)
  • Franklin (18)
  • Franklin, Lawrence, or Winston (1)
  • Geneva (31)
  • Greene (10)
  • Hale (38)
  • Henry (10)
  • Houston (59)
  • Jackson (54)
  • Jefferson (6)
  • Jefferson or Shelby (1)
  • Lamar (13)
  • Lauderdale (5)
  • Lawrence (35)
  • Lee (56)
  • Limestone (17)
  • Lowndes (8)
  • Macon (8)
  • Madison (97)
  • Marengo (12)
  • Marion (12)
  • Marshall (18)
  • Mobile (539)
  • Monroe (36)
  • Montgomery (25)
  • Morgan (31)
  • Perry (7)
  • Pickens (23)
  • Pike (9)
  • Randolph (13)
  • Russell (18)
  • Shelby (6)
  • St. Clair (9)
  • Stone (1)
  • Sumter (18)
  • Talladega (1)
  • Tallapoosa (3)
  • Tuscaloosa (84)
  • Tuscaloosa. (5)
  • Walker (9)
  • Washington (62)
  • Wilcox (21)
  • Winston (73)
  • no data (59)