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Collection Profile for: University of Michigan Herbarium (MICH)

The University of Michigan Herbarium is home to some of the finest botanical collections in the world. The 1.7 million specimens of vascular plants, algae, bryophytes, fungi, and lichens combined with the expertise of the faculty-curators, students, and staff provide a world-class facility for teaching and research in systematic biology and biodiversity studies.
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University of Michigan Herbarium
Research Museums Center
3600 Varsity Drive
Ann Arbor, MI   48108-2228

Collection Statistics

  • 58,447 specimen records
  • 10,051 (17%) georeferenced
  • 56,789 (97%) with images (102,986 total images)
  • 54,722 (94%) identified to species
  • 51 families
  • 475 genera
  • 4,899 species
  • 5,335 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)

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Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 1 July 2024
Digital Metadata:EML File
IPT / DwC-A Source:MICH_IPT_import
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