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 - Massachusetts
Click on the specimen record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that term
  • Amherst (1)
  • Barnstable (94)
  • Berkshire (44)
  • Boston (1)
  • Bristol (5)
  • Dukes (10)
  • Essex (55)
  • Franklin (27)
  • Hamden (1)
  • Hampden (40)
  • Hampshire (12)
  • Middlesex (173)
  • Nantucket (19)
  • Norfolk (51)
  • Plymouth (14)
  • Sharon (1)
  • Suffolk (16)
  • Worcester (17)
  • [no data] (1)
  • lu (1)
  • s.n. (1)