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, umherb-data@umich.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 21 December 2017
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
  • 199,047 specimen records
  • 39,315 (20%) georeferenced
  • 170,081 (85%) with images (171,111 total images)
  • 3 GenBank genetic references
  • 191,230 (96%) identified to species
  • 50 families
  • 919 genera
  • 5,909 species
  • 7,158 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution - Alaska
Click on the specimen record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that term
  • Aleutians East (20)
  • Aleutians East Borough (1)
  • Aleutians West (262)
  • Aleutians West Census Area (40)
  • Anchorage (14)
  • Barrow (1)
  • Bethel (13)
  • Borough of Juneau (1)
  • Brooks Range, ca 3 miles northwest of Wiseman. (1)
  • Denali (16)
  • Denali Borough (6)
  • Dillingham (1)
  • Fairbanks (4)
  • Fairbanks North Star (48)
  • Fairbanks North Star Borough (3)
  • Haines (4)
  • Hoonah-Angoon Census Area (2)
  • Juneau (17)
  • Kenai Peninsula (48)
  • Kenai Peninsula Borough (32)
  • Ketchikan Gateway (4)
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough (1)
  • Kodiak Island (45)
  • Kodiak Island Borough (4)
  • Lake and Peninsula (21)
  • Matanuska Susitna (7)
  • Matanuska-Susitna (27)
  • Nome (60)
  • Nome Census Area (7)
  • North Slope (190)
  • North Slope Borough (13)
  • Northwest Arctic (24)
  • Northwest Arctic Borough (2)
  • Piscataquis (1)
  • Sitka (4)
  • Skagway Hoonah Angoon (6)
  • Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon (3)
  • Southeast Fairbanks (25)
  • Southeast Fairbanks Census Area (7)
  • Unknown (22)
  • Unorganized Borough (1)
  • Unorganized Borough , Nome Census Area (2)
  • Valdez Cordova (18)
  • Valdez-Cordova (24)
  • Valdez-Cordova Census Area (7)
  • Wade Hampton (1)
  • Wrangell Petersburg (42)
  • Wrangell-Petersburg (2)
  • Yakutat (6)
  • Yakutat Borough (1)
  • Yukon Koyukuk (45)
  • Yukon-Koyukuk (5)
  • Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area (35)
  • [Aleutians West?] (1)
  • [no data] (2)
  • uncertain (1)