University of Arizona, Gilbertson Mycological Herbarium, specimen-based (ARIZ)

The Gilbertson Mycological Herbarium at the University of Arizona houses over 40,000 accessioned specimens of fungi and fungus-like organisms, with special collections of rusts, polypores, and corticioid fungi. Our holdings are global in origin, with special attention to the macrofungi of Arizona.
Contact: A. Elizabeth (Betsy) Arnold (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: eac471ae-8567-413e-9d11-5df79955dbe7
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Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 34,096 occurrence
  • 2 (0.01%) georeferenced
  • 16,034 (47%) with images
  • 30,300 (89%) identified to species
  • 259 families
  • 1,290 genera
  • 4,375 species
  • 4,419 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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