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.
Contacts: A. Elizabeth (Betsy) Arnold, arnold@ag.arizona.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: eac471ae-8567-413e-9d11-5df79955dbe7
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 34,207 specimen records
  • 2 (0.01%) georeferenced
  • 18,928 (55%) with images (52,511 total images)
  • 30,386 (89%) identified to species
  • 258 families
  • 1,294 genera
  • 4,405 species
  • 4,448 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution - Texas
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  • Angelina (3)
  • Brewster (13)
  • Cameron (1)
  • Denton (1)
  • Frio (1)
  • Hardin (29)
  • Hidalgo (2)
  • Jeff Davis (6)
  • Kleberg (1)
  • Limestone (1)
  • Nacogdoches (4)
  • Nueces (1)
  • Presidio (6)
  • Tom Green (1)
  • Travis (3)