University of Michigan (MICH)

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.
Contacts: Rich Rabeler, Collection Manager (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 26 March 2021
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 46,799 specimen records
  • 12,592 (27%) georeferenced
  • 33,236 (71%) with images (36,517 total images)
  • 37,411 (80%) identified to species
  • 45 families
  • 285 genera
  • 3,742 species
  • 3,785 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics