Miami University, Willard Sherman Turrell Herbarium (MU)

The Miami University Herbarium houses approximately 675,000 specimens of vascular plants, bryophytes, algae, lichens, fungi, and fossil plant specimens. The collections are worldwide in scope, with a focus on North America, Ohio, and the Caribbean, with material dating back to the 1790’s. Major fungal collectors include F.W. Anderson, W.B. Cooke, J.B. Ellis, B.M. Everhart, B. Fink, F.O. Grover, F.D. Kelsey, M.L. Lohman, W.A. Murrill, L.O. Overholts, and L.E. Wehmeyer.
Contact: Michael A. Vincent (vincenma@miamioh.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 27151aff-a2aa-428a-8572-8f12c8f9feca
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Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 56,138 occurrence
  • 28,445 (51%) georeferenced
  • 54,276 (97%) with images
  • 49,041 (87%) identified to species
  • 362 families
  • 1,797 genera
  • 11,974 species
  • 12,187 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Family Distribution
Click on the occurrence record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that family
  • Acrospermaceae (13)
  • Actinomycetaceae (1)
  • Agaricaceae (1330)
  • Agyriaceae (11)
  • Albatrellaceae (16)
  • Albuginaceae (216)
  • Amanitaceae (366)
  • Amphisphaeriaceae (98)
  • Amylocorticiaceae (42)
  • Amylostereaceae (3)
  • Anamorphic Fungi (3)
  • Annulatascaceae (13)
  • Anthracoideaceae (127)
  • Apiosporaceae (24)
  • Aplosporellaceae (1)
  • Arcryiaceae (2)
  • Arcyriaceae (68)
  • Arthoniaceae (14)
  • Arthopyreniaceae (1)
  • Ascobolaceae (75)
  • Ascodesmidaceae (7)
  • Ascodichaenaceae (16)
  • Asterinaceae (79)
  • Asterothyriaceae (1)
  • Atheliaceae (45)
  • Aulographaceae (2)
  • Auriculariaceae (325)
  • Auriculariales (3)
  • Auriscalpiaceae (69)
  • Baeomycetaceae (4)
  • Bankeraceae (95)
  • Bertiaceae (5)
  • Biannulariaceae (1)
  • Biatorellaceae (4)
  • Bionectriaceae (13)
  • Bolbitiaceae (57)
  • Boletaceae (480)
  • Boletinellaceae (22)
  • Boliniaceae (7)
  • Bondarzewiaceae (34)
  • Botryobasidiaceae (181)
  • Botryosphaeriaceae (754)
  • Bulgariaceae (28)
  • Caliciaceae (13)
  • Caloscyphaceae (9)
  • Calosphaeriaceae (17)
  • Calostomataceae (12)
  • Cantharellaceae (257)
  • Capnodiaceae (37)
  • Carcinomycetaceae (6)
  • Ceratiomyxaceae (1)
  • Ceratobasidiaceae (30)
  • Ceratocystidaceae (2)
  • Ceratostomataceae (23)
  • Cercospora Acnidae (1)
  • Chaetomiaceae (66)
  • Chaetosphaerellaceae (4)
  • Chaetosphaeriaceae (39)
  • Chionosphaeraceae (10)
  • Choanephoraceae (4)
  • Chytridiaceae (13)
  • Cintractiaceae (2)
  • Cladochytriaceae (8)
  • Cladoniaceae (1)
  • Cladosporiaceae (4)
  • Clastodermataceae (1)
  • Clavariaceae (137)
  • Clavicipitaceae (112)
  • Clavulinaceae (54)
  • Clypeosphaeriaceae (8)
  • Coccodiniaceae (4)
  • Coleosporiaceae (649)
  • Coleosporium Terebinthinaceae (2)
  • Coniochaetaceae (12)
  • Coniocybaceae (1)
  • Coniophoraceae (68)
  • Cookellaceae (16)
  • Cordycipitaceae (94)
  • Corticiaceae (407)
  • Cortinariaceae (920)
  • Coryneliaceae (5)
  • Corynesporascaceae (2)
  • Cribraria Cribrariaceae (1)
  • Cribrariaceae (20)
  • Cronartiaceae (227)
  • Cryphonectriaceae (18)
  • Cryptobasidiaceae (27)
  • Cucurbitariaceae (45)
  • Cudoniaceae (33)
  • Cunninghamellaceae (11)
  • Cyphellaceae (119)
  • Cystostereaceae (5)
  • Cyttariaceae (2)
  • Dacampiaceae (42)
  • Dacrymycetaceae (214)
  • Davidiellaceae (181)
  • Debaryomycetaceae (1)
  • Delitschiaceae (3)
  • Dermateaceae (720)
  • Diademaceae (5)
  • Diaporthaceae (251)
  • Diatrypaceae (484)
  • Dictydiaethaliaceae (2)
  • Didymellaceae (12)
  • Didymiaceae (80)
  • Didymosphaeriaceae (60)
  • Diplocystidiaceae (39)
  • Discinaceae (31)
  • Doassansiaceae (35)
  • Dothidea Aristidae (1)
  • Dothideaceae (144)
  • Dothideales (1)
  • Dothioraceae (75)
  • Echinodontiaceae (13)
  • Echinosteliaceae (1)
  • Ectolechiaceae (1)
  • Elaphomycetaceae (5)
  • Elsinoaceae (15)
  • Endomycetaceae (4)
  • Englerulaceae (2)
  • Entolomataceae (86)
  • Entomophthoraceae (15)
  • Entylomataceae (153)
  • Eocronartiaceae (2)
  • Erysiphaceae (1601)
  • Euantennariaceae (1)
  • Exidiaceae (33)
  • Exobasidiaceae (95)
  • Fenestellaceae (8)
  • Fistulinaceae (30)
  • Fomitopsidaceae (533)
  • Ganodermataceae (253)
  • Geastraceae (123)
  • Geoglossaceae (65)
  • Gloeophyllaceae (137)
  • Glomerellaceae (79)
  • Glomosporiaceae (61)
  • Gloniaceae (1)
  • Gnomomiaceae (4)
  • Gnomoniaceae (358)
  • Godroniacae (1)
  • Gomphaceae (154)
  • Gomphidiaceae (17)
  • Graphidaceae (1)
  • Graphiolaceae (15)
  • Gymnoascaceae (2)
  • Gyroporaceae (18)
  • Halosphaeriaceae (1)
  • Helicobasidiaceae (21)
  • Helicocephalidaceae (1)
  • Helminthosphaeriaceae (13)
  • Helotiaceae (493)
  • Helotiales (2)
  • Helvellaceae (103)
  • Hemiphacidiaceae (8)
  • Hericiaceae (64)
  • Herpotrichiellaceae (1)
  • Hyaloriaceae (10)
  • Hyaloscyphaceae (314)
  • Hydnaceae (173)
  • Hydnangiaceae (125)
  • Hydnodontaceae (68)
  • Hygrophoraceae (217)
  • Hygrophoropsidaceae (28)
  • Hymenochaetaceae (1084)
  • Hymenochaetales (1)
  • Hymenogastraceae (1)
  • Hypocreaceae (473)
  • Hyponectriaceae (40)
  • Hysterangiaceae (3)
  • Hysteriaceae (681)
  • Incertae Sedis (63)
  • Inocybaceae (537)
  • Laboulbeniaceae (1)
  • Lachnocladiaceae (57)
  • Lasiosphaeriaceae (52)
  • Lecanoraceae (1)
  • Lecideaceae (4)
  • Lentariaceae (6)
  • Leotiaceae (46)
  • Leptosphaeraceae (1)
  • Leptosphaeriaceae (274)
  • Liceaceae (6)
  • Lichinaceae (10)
  • Lobariaceae (18)
  • Lophiostomataceae (66)
  • Lyd (1)
  • Lyophyllaceae (36)
  • Magnaporthaceae (72)
  • Marasmiaceae (365)
  • Massariaceae (87)
  • Massarinaceae (83)
  • Megasporaceae (1)
  • Melampsoraceae (396)
  • Melanconiaceae (1)
  • Melanconidaceae (115)
  • Melanommataceae (38)
  • Melanotaeniaceae (2)
  • Meliolaceae (130)
  • Melogrammataceae (8)
  • Meripilaceae (47)
  • Meruliaceae (1098)
  • Meruliacease (1)
  • Microascaceae (21)
  • Microbotryaceae (85)
  • Microstromataceae (13)
  • Microthyriaceae (10)
  • Monascaceae (2)
  • Morchellaceae (70)
  • Mortierellaceae (3)
  • Mucoraceae (57)
  • Mycenaceae (731)
  • Mycocaliciaceae (2)
  • Mycosphaerellaceae (2749)
  • Myriangiaceae (10)
  • Mytilinidiaceae (162)
  • Myxomycetes (1)
  • Myxotrichaceae (2)
  • Nectriaceae (416)
  • Niaceae (79)
  • Niessliaceae (2)
  • Nitschkiaceae (40)
  • Odontotremataceae (2)
  • Omphalotaceae (3)
  • Onygenaceae (1)
  • Ophiocordycipitaceae (4)
  • Ophiostomataceae (1)
  • Orbiliaceae (71)
  • Parmeliaceae (10)
  • Parodiellaceae (13)
  • Parodiopsidaceae (7)
  • Patellariaceae (46)
  • Paxillaceae (41)
  • Peniophoraceae (510)
  • Peronosporaceae (366)
  • Peronosporaceae\ (1)
  • Pertusariaceae (11)
  • Pezizaceae (305)
  • Phacidiaceae (36)
  • Phaeosphaeriaceae (114)
  • Phakopsoraceae (114)
  • Phallaceae (54)
  • Phallogastraceae (2)
  • Phanerochaetaceae (149)
  • Phillipsiellaceae (1)
  • Phleogenaceae (38)
  • Phragmidiaceae (498)
  • Phycomycetaceae (15)
  • Phyllachoraceae (135)
  • Phyllostictaceae (5)
  • Physalacriaceae (268)
  • Physaraceae (171)
  • Physodermataceae (29)
  • Pileolariaceae (62)
  • Pilobolaceae (8)
  • Piptocephalidaceae (3)
  • Planistromellaceae (18)
  • Plasmodiophoridae (9)
  • Platygloeaceae (9)
  • Plectosphaerellaceae (4)
  • Pleomassariaceae (13)
  • Pleosporaceae (314)
  • Pleurostomataceae (1)
  • Pleurotaceae (153)
  • Pluteaceae (131)
  • Polyporaceae (4540)
  • Polystomellaceae (33)
  • Porinaceae (1)
  • Protomycetaceae (17)
  • Protozoa (2)
  • Psathyrellaceae (138)
  • Pseudoperisporiaceae (1)
  • Pseudovalsaceae (63)
  • Pterulaceae (1)
  • Pucciniaceae (7777)
  • Pucciniastraceae (246)
  • Pucciniosiraceae (7)
  • Pyrenothricaceae (1)
  • Pyronemataceae (207)
  • Pythiaceae (1)
  • Ramalinaceae (21)
  • Raveneliaceae (131)
  • Reticulariaceae (61)
  • Rhizinaceae (3)
  • Rhizocarpaceae (10)
  • Rhizopogonaceae (30)
  • Rhytismataceae (348)
  • Rickenellaceae (9)
  • Roccellaceae (1)
  • Roesleriaceae (2)
  • Russulaceae (752)
  • Rutstroemiaceae (12)
  • Saccardiaceae (2)
  • Saccharomycetaceae (1)
  • Saccotheciaceae (1)
  • Sarcoscyphaceae (112)
  • Sarcosomataceae (96)
  • Schizophyllaceae (408)
  • Schizoporaceae (298)
  • Schizothyriaceae (4)
  • Sclerodermataceae (259)
  • Sclerotiniaceae (259)
  • Scortechiniaceae (3)
  • Sebacinaceae (122)
  • Septobasidiaceae (12)
  • Serpulaceae (24)
  • Seuratiaceae (1)
  • Sordariaceae (23)
  • Sparassidaceae (17)
  • Sphaeropsidaceae And Dematiaceae (1)
  • Sphinctrinaceae (1)
  • Spizellomycetaceae (1)
  • Sporormiaceae (27)
  • Stachybotyaceae (1)
  • Stemonitidaceae (92)
  • Stereaceae (872)
  • Stereocaulaceae (28)
  • Stibellaceae (1)
  • Stictidaceae (64)
  • Stilbaceae (1)
  • Strophariaceae (603)
  • Suillaceae (190)
  • Sydowiellaceae (42)
  • Syncephalastraceae (1)
  • Synchytriaceae (89)
  • Taphrinaceae (335)
  • Tapinellaceae (8)
  • Teichosporaceae (1)
  • Terfeziaceae (1)
  • Thelebolaceae (5)
  • Thelenellaceae (1)
  • Thelephoraceae (256)
  • Thelotremataceae (4)
  • Thyridiaceae (4)
  • Tilletiaceae (56)
  • Tilletiariaceae (4)
  • Torulaceae (2)
  • Tremellaceae (77)
  • Triblidiaceae (25)
  • Trichiaceae (118)
  • Trichocomaceae (144)
  • Tricholomataceae (949)
  • Trichosphaeriaceae (10)
  • Tuberaceae (12)
  • Tubeufiaceae (39)
  • Tubiferaceae (42)
  • Tubulicrinaceae (17)
  • Tulasnellaceae (27)
  • Tympanidaceae (2)
  • Typhulaceae (27)
  • Umbilicariaceae (1)
  • Urocystidaceae (55)
  • Uromyces Aristidae (3)
  • Uropyxidaceae (213)
  • Ustilaginaceae (468)
  • Valsaceae (435)
  • Valsariaceae (1)
  • Venturiaceae (198)
  • Verrucariaceae (32)
  • Vibrisseaceae (4)
  • Xylariaceae (1212)
  • Zopfiaceae (5)