University of Illinois Herbarium (ILL)

Specialty: Illinois, midwestern U.S., Apiaceae, Asteraceae, Fabaceae: Mimosoideas, fossils of Pennsylvanian age coal balls, fungi (especially Meliolales: Ascomycetes and resupinate Basidiomycetes), 19th and early 20th century exsiccatae.

Date Founded: 1869.
Contacts: Andrew Miller,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 22 April 2024
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 31,499 specimen records
  • 6,097 (19%) georeferenced
  • 30,827 (98%) with images (36,478 total images)
  • 26,734 (85%) identified to species
  • 210 families
  • 705 genera
  • 4,166 species
  • 4,182 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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