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 - Kentucky
Click on the specimen record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that term
  • Adair (29)
  • Ballard (8)
  • Barren (3)
  • Barren, Edmonson, or Hart (2)
  • Bath (121)
  • Bell (23)
  • Boone (40)
  • Bourbon (2)
  • Boyd (16)
  • Boyle (51)
  • Breathitt (6)
  • Breckinridge (1)
  • Bullitt (28)
  • Butler (15)
  • Caldwell (1)
  • Calloway (16)
  • Campbell (68)
  • Carroll (2)
  • Carter (21)
  • Casey (43)
  • Christian (19)
  • Clark (59)
  • Clark or Fayette (3)
  • Clay (20)
  • Clinton (31)
  • Cumberland (27)
  • Edmonson (14)
  • Elliott (13)
  • Estill (64)
  • Fayette (254)
  • Fayette or Madison (3)
  • Fleming (23)
  • Floyd (3)
  • Franklin (6)
  • Fulton (8)
  • Gallatin (1)
  • Garrard (1)
  • Grant (13)
  • Graves (9)
  • Grayson (9)
  • Greenup (24)
  • Hancock (2)
  • Hardin (123)
  • Harlan (39)
  • Harrison (7)
  • Hart (3)
  • Henderson (7)
  • Hickman (2)
  • Hopkins (4)
  • Jackson (2)
  • Jefferson (52)
  • Jessamine (8)
  • Jessamine or Mercer (8)
  • Jessamine or Mercer or Woodford (1)
  • Johnson (90)
  • Kenton (28)
  • Knott (4)
  • Knox (7)
  • Larue (1)
  • Laurel (40)
  • Lawrence (22)
  • Lee (10)
  • Leslie (8)
  • Letcher (9)
  • Lewis (62)
  • Lincoln (67)
  • Livingston (4)
  • Logan (12)
  • Lyon (8)
  • Madison (161)
  • Marion (45)
  • Marshall (4)
  • Martin (7)
  • Mason (11)
  • McCracken (7)
  • McCreary (27)
  • McCreary or Whitley (1)
  • McLean (10)
  • Meade (1)
  • Menifee (15)
  • Mercer (5)
  • Metcalfe (4)
  • Monroe (11)
  • Montgomery (71)
  • Morgan (4)
  • Muhlenberg (18)
  • Nelson (48)
  • Nicholas (15)
  • Oldham (1)
  • Owen (11)
  • Pendleton (22)
  • Perry (2)
  • Pike (14)
  • Powell (171)
  • Pulaski (9)
  • Robertson (2)
  • Rockcastle (55)
  • Rowan (35)
  • Russell (4)
  • Scott (2)
  • Simpson (1)
  • Spencer (1)
  • Taylor (9)
  • Todd (7)
  • Trigg (9)
  • Trimble (2)
  • Union (21)
  • Warren (15)
  • Washington (5)
  • Wayne (12)
  • Whitley (24)
  • Wolfe (33)
  • Woodford (5)
  • no data (35)