Louisiana State University, Bernard Lowy Mycological Herbarium (LSUM-Fungi)

Louisiana State University Bernard Lowy Mycological Herbarium (LSUM) was founded in 1954 and houses ca. 20,000 higher fungi from tropical America and U.S.A.
Contact: Jennifer S. Kluse, Collections Manager (jkluse@lsu.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 8f3d5b53-acea-4e2a-89de-0162fd1ffadb
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Digital Metadata: EML File
Address:
Bernard Lowy Mycological Herbarium
Louisiana State University
103 Life Sciences Bldg.
Dept. of Biological Sciences
Baton Rouge, LA   70803
USA
225-578-8564
Collection Statistics
  • 18,363 occurrence
  • 17,454 (95%) georeferenced
  • 18,188 (99%) with images
  • 9,723 (53%) identified to species
  • 270 families
  • 968 genera
  • 3,543 species
  • 3,607 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics