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.
Contacts: 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
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 specimen records
  • 17,453 (95%) georeferenced
  • 18,335 (100%) with images (26,249 total images)
  • 9,787 (53%) identified to species
  • 270 families
  • 986 genera
  • 3,593 species
  • 3,658 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics