Bell Museum of Natural History, lichen section, Univ. of Minnesota (MIN)

Professor Emeritus: Clifford Wetmore (wetmoretc.umn.edu)
Contacts: Daniel Stanton, stan0477@umn.edu
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 20 June 2022
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 165,533 specimen records
  • 93,077 (56%) georeferenced
  • 16,581 (10%) with images (16,592 total images)
  • 147,673 (89%) identified to species
  • 146 families
  • 584 genera
  • 5,312 species
  • 5,418 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
Taxon Distribution
  • Catapyrenium (20)
  • Clavascidium (2)
  • Dermatocarpon (789)
  • Endocarpon (309)
  • Flakea (1)
  • Henrica (1)
  • Heteroplacidium (5)
  • Muellerella (4)
  • Mycoglaena (1)
  • Neocatapyrenium (1)
  • Normandina (55)
  • Parathelium (1)
  • Phaeospora (1)
  • Placidiopsis (2)
  • Placidium (494)
  • Placocarpus (3)
  • Placopyrenium (12)
  • Polyblastia (37)
  • Staurothele (302)
  • Thelidium (24)
  • Thelopsis (5)
  • Tichothecium (1)
  • Verrucaria (682)
  • Wahlenbergiella (3)