Illinois Natural History Survey (ILLS)

Since 1858, the Illinois Natural History Survey has been the guardian and recorder of the biological resources of Illinois.
Contacts: Andrew Miller, Ph.D., Mycologist and Director, amiller7@illinois.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 13 September 2021
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 5,785 specimen records
  • 390 (7%) georeferenced
  • 2,941 (51%) with images (2,943 total images)
  • 5,150 (89%) identified to species
  • 111 families
  • 265 genera
  • 703 species
  • 703 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics