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.
Contacts: Andrew Miller (amiller7@illinois.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 26 May 2020
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 19,784 specimen records
  • 5,771 (29%) georeferenced
  • 18,538 (94%) identified to species
  • 118 families
  • 328 genera
  • 1,635 species
  • 1,685 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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