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 - North Carolina
Click on the specimen record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that term
  • Alamance (1)
  • Alexander (7)
  • Alleghany (39)
  • Anson (13)
  • Ashe (53)
  • Ashe or Wilkes (1)
  • Avery (45)
  • Beaufort (13)
  • Bertie (5)
  • Bladen (40)
  • Brunswick (92)
  • Buncombe (309)
  • Buncombe or Macon (1)
  • Burke (27)
  • Cabarrus (4)
  • Caldwell (13)
  • Caldwell or Watauga (3)
  • Camden (4)
  • Cartaret (1)
  • Carteret (64)
  • Caswell (15)
  • Catawba (5)
  • Chatham (22)
  • Cherokee (17)
  • Chowan (11)
  • Clay (35)
  • Cleveland (2)
  • Columbus (24)
  • Craven (17)
  • Cumberland (16)
  • Currituck (10)
  • Dare (79)
  • Davidson (9)
  • Davie (4)
  • Duplin (3)
  • Durham (52)
  • Durham or Wake (1)
  • Edgecombe (10)
  • Forsyth (17)
  • Franklin (6)
  • Gaston (7)
  • Gates (18)
  • Graham (38)
  • Granville (34)
  • Greene (3)
  • Guilford (4)
  • Halifax (7)
  • Hampton or Beaufort (1)
  • Harnett (15)
  • Haywood (41)
  • Henderson (43)
  • Henderson or Polk (1)
  • Hertford (7)
  • Hoke (16)
  • Hyde (12)
  • Iredell (17)
  • Jackson (69)
  • Jackson or Macon (3)
  • Johnston (10)
  • Jones (47)
  • Lee (21)
  • Lenoir (7)
  • Lincoln (2)
  • Macon (211)
  • Madison (100)
  • Martin (4)
  • McDowell (14)
  • Mecklenburg (33)
  • Mitchell (39)
  • Montgomery (21)
  • Moore (20)
  • Nash (6)
  • New Hanover (100)
  • Northampton (15)
  • Onslow (47)
  • Orange (61)
  • Orange, Chatham or Durham (6)
  • Pamlico (10)
  • Pasquotank (7)
  • Pender (70)
  • Perquimans (2)
  • Person (10)
  • Pitt (26)
  • Pitt or New Hanover (1)
  • Polk (20)
  • Randolph (14)
  • Richmond (19)
  • Robeson (18)
  • Rockingham (5)
  • Rowan (12)
  • Rutherford (12)
  • Sampson (10)
  • Scotland (14)
  • Stanly (9)
  • Stokes (15)
  • Stokes or Rockingham (1)
  • Surry (6)
  • Swain (60)
  • Transylvania (80)
  • Tyrell (1)
  • Tyrrell (19)
  • Union (21)
  • Vance (5)
  • Wake (62)
  • Warren (4)
  • Washington (10)
  • Watauga (33)
  • Wayne (12)
  • Wilkes (4)
  • Wilson (10)
  • Yadkin (6)
  • Yancey (18)
  • illegible (1)
  • no data (123)