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 - Minnesota
Click on the specimen record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that term
  • Aitkin (21)
  • Anoka (21)
  • Becker (66)
  • Beltrami (64)
  • Beltrami or Itasca (1)
  • Benton, Sherburne or Stearns (1)
  • Big Stone (24)
  • Blue Earth (10)
  • Brown (2)
  • Carlton (21)
  • Carver (2)
  • Carver or Hennepin (2)
  • Cass (34)
  • Chisago (13)
  • Chisago or Washington (1)
  • Clay (15)
  • Clearwater (73)
  • Cook (170)
  • Cottonwood (1)
  • Crow Wing (6)
  • Dakota (7)
  • Dakota or Hennepin or Ramsey (2)
  • Douglas (3)
  • Fillmore (9)
  • Freeborn (4)
  • Goodhue (15)
  • Goodhue or Olmsted (1)
  • Goodhue or Wabasha (1)
  • Hennepin (52)
  • Hennepin, probably (1)
  • Houston (11)
  • Hubbard (31)
  • Hubbard, presumably (1)
  • Isanti (2)
  • Itasca (33)
  • Jackson (5)
  • Kanabec (2)
  • Kandiyohi (8)
  • Kittson (14)
  • Koochiching (93)
  • Lac qui Parle (9)
  • Lake (166)
  • Lake of the Woods (12)
  • Le Sueur (1)
  • Lincoln (7)
  • Mahnomen (12)
  • Marshall (1)
  • Martin (2)
  • Meeker (1)
  • Mower (2)
  • Murray (1)
  • Nicollet (8)
  • Norman (75)
  • Olmsted (2)
  • Otter Tail (17)
  • Pennington (1)
  • Pine (6)
  • Pipestone (10)
  • Polk (16)
  • Polk or Chisago? (1)
  • Ramsey (11)
  • Red Lake (1)
  • Redwood (2)
  • Renville (3)
  • Rice (7)
  • Rock (13)
  • Roseau (9)
  • Scott (1)
  • Sherburne (1)
  • Sibley (1)
  • St. Louis (166)
  • Stearns (6)
  • Traverse (11)
  • Wabasha (7)
  • Wadena (5)
  • Wadena, probably (4)
  • Waseca (1)
  • Washington (6)
  • Watonwan (1)
  • Wilkin (9)
  • Winona (17)
  • Wright (3)
  • no data (43)