University of South Florida Herbarium - Fungi including lichens (USF)

The collections of fungi (including lichens) at the USF Herbarium consist of a few hundred specimens. Most specimens were collected in Florida during the 21st century and many include photos of the living specimen. Continuing collections focus on documenting the fungi of Florida.

Interim Curator: Karla Alvarado,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 24eeafec-4c38-4fe8-8807-8fc5da9dee9d
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 1,258 specimen records
  • 879 (70%) georeferenced
  • 352 (28%) with images (627 total images)
  • 748 (59%) identified to species
  • 102 families
  • 229 genera
  • 408 species
  • 412 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics