Illinois Natural History Survey (ILLS)

The herbarium contains 250,000 plant and 58,000 fungal specimens.
Specialty: Vascular plants and fungi of Illinois, southeastern and midwestern U.S., Great Smoky Mountains National Park; limited neotropical; recent Kyrgyzstan; Rosaceae subfamily Maloideae.
Date Founded: 1858.
Contact: Andrew Miller (amiller7@illinois.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 30 August 2016
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 18,748 specimen records
  • 3,110 (17%) georeferenced
  • 17,766 (95%) identified to species
  • 98 families
  • 293 genera
  • 1,545 species
  • 1,591 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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