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: 25 October 2021
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 25,247 specimen records
  • 3,863 (15%) georeferenced
  • 25,089 (99%) with images (30,706 total images)
  • 21,130 (84%) identified to species
  • 217 families
  • 601 genera
  • 3,151 species
  • 3,389 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Geographic Distribution
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