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Recent News

Wynne describes new species of red seaweed

A surprisingly rich diversity of marine algae (seaweeds) has been found for the Dhofar coast of Oman. Adding to this is a new species of red seaweed recently described by Michael Wynne of the University of Michigan

Anderson retires after 40 years

On Friday, June 28, 2019, the Research Museums Center staff celebrated the official retirement of Herbarium Research Scientist Christiane Anderson

Welcome to the Herbarium

The University of Michigan Herbarium is home to some of the finest botanical collections in the world. The 1.7 million specimens of vascular plants, algae, bryophytes, fungi, and lichens combined with the expertise of the faculty-curators, students, and staff provide a world-class facility for teaching and research in systematic biology and biodiversity studies.

Michigan Flora January Featured Plant

Ulmus thomasii - When growing in the open, Ulmus thomasii has one of the most distinctive winter silhouettes of any native tree. The crown is narrow, more or less cylindrical. Learn More