Miami University (MU)

Contact: Michael A. Vincent, Curator (vincenma@miamioh.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 6d9ab2dc-1758-4cc8-bb43-824160fb5d54
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Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 8,829 occurrence
  • 5,499 (62%) georeferenced
  • 8,810 (100%) with images
  • 7,110 (81%) identified to species
  • 238 families
  • 762 genera
  • 3,027 species
  • 3,306 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Family Distribution
Click on the occurrence record counts within the parenthesis to return the records for that family
  • Achnanthaceae (5)
  • Achnanthidiaceae (1)
  • Acinetosporaceae (19)
  • Acrochaetiaceae (21)
  • Acrosymphytaceae (1)
  • Acrotylaceae (1)
  • Ahnfeltiaceae (17)
  • Alariaceae (34)
  • Amphipleuraceae (3)
  • Anadyomenaceae (5)
  • Aphanochaetaceae (5)
  • Areschougiaceae (15)
  • Arthrocladiaceae (2)
  • Bachelotiaceae (1)
  • Bacillariaceae (28)
  • Balbianiaceae (2)
  • Balliaceae (1)
  • Bangiaceae (87)
  • Batrachospermaceae (83)
  • Bolbocoleaceae (2)
  • Bonnemaisoniaceae (8)
  • Boodleaceae (4)
  • Borziaceae (1)
  • Botrydiaceae (10)
  • Botryococcaceae (7)
  • Bryopsidaceae (33)
  • Callithamniaceae (67)
  • Catenulaceae (6)
  • Caulacanthaceae (3)
  • Caulerpaceae (54)
  • Ceramiaceae (174)
  • Ceratiaceae (1)
  • Chaetangiaceae (2)
  • Chaetopeltidaceae (4)
  • Chaetophoraceae (146)
  • Chamaesiphonaceae (6)
  • Champiaceae (29)
  • Characeae (132)
  • Characiaceae (9)
  • Characiopsidaceae (3)
  • Chlamydomonadaceae (22)
  • Chlorellaceae (18)
  • Chlorochytriaceae (5)
  • Chlorococcaceae (5)
  • Chlorosarcinaceae (1)
  • Chordaceae (15)
  • Chordariaceae (137)
  • Chroococcaceae (35)
  • Chroomonadaceae (3)
  • Cladophoraceae (373)
  • Cladostephaceae (4)
  • Closteriaceae (115)
  • Coccomyxaceae (6)
  • Cocconeidaceae (6)
  • Codiaceae (29)
  • Colaconemataceae (5)
  • Coleochaetaceae (16)
  • Corallinaceae (64)
  • Coscinodiscaceae (2)
  • Costariaceae (30)
  • Cryptomonadaceae (1)
  • Cutleriaceae (1)
  • Cyanidiaceae (1)
  • Cyanobacteriaceae (37)
  • Cylindrocapsaceae (4)
  • Cymbellaceae (16)
  • Cystocloniaceae (46)
  • Dasyaceae (59)
  • Dasycladaceae (13)
  • Delesseriaceae (134)
  • Derbesiaceae (2)
  • Dermocarpellaceae (8)
  • Desmarestiaceae (43)
  • Desmidiaceae (409)
  • Diadesmidaceae (1)
  • Dichotomosiphonaceae (9)
  • Dicranemataceae (1)
  • Dictyosphaeriaceae (1)
  • Dictyotaceae (96)
  • Dumontiaceae (51)
  • Ectocarpaceae (53)
  • Endocladiaceae (12)
  • Entophysalidaceae (4)
  • Erythrotrichiaceae (6)
  • Euglenaceae (10)
  • Eukaryota (44)
  • Eunotiaceae (3)
  • Faucheaceae (7)
  • Fischerellaceae (2)
  • Fragilariaceae (35)
  • Fucaceae (108)
  • Furcellariaceae (12)
  • Galaxauraceae (19)
  • Gayraliaceae (1)
  • Gelidiaceae (40)
  • Gelidiellaceae (1)
  • Gigartinaceae (116)
  • Glaucocystaceae (2)
  • Gloeotilaceae (1)
  • Gloiosiphoniaceae (10)
  • Gomontiaceae (44)
  • Gomphonemataceae (12)
  • Gomphosphaeriaceae (7)
  • Gonatozygaceae (3)
  • Goniaceae (7)
  • Goniotrichaceae (2)
  • Gracilariaceae (51)
  • Haematococcaceae (5)
  • Halimedaceae (34)
  • Halymeniaceae (83)
  • Hapalidiaceae (23)
  • Hapalosiphonaceae (21)
  • Hemiaulaceae (1)
  • Heterochordariaceae (5)
  • Hibberdiaceae (1)
  • Hildenbrandiaceae (10)
  • Hyalodiscaceae (1)
  • Hydrococcaceae (13)
  • Hydrodictyaceae (53)
  • Hydruraceae (8)
  • Kallymeniaceae (67)
  • Klebsormidiaceae (6)
  • Kornmanniaceae (9)
  • Laminariaceae (115)
  • Lemaneaceae (29)
  • Lessoniaceae (21)
  • Liagoraceae (44)
  • Licmophoraceae (2)
  • Lomentariaceae (16)
  • Mallomonadaceae (2)
  • Mastogloiaceae (1)
  • Meiodiscaceae (1)
  • Melosiraceae (18)
  • Merismopediaceae (12)
  • Mesotaeniaceae (37)
  • Microchaetaceae (31)
  • Microcystaceae (44)
  • Microsporaceae (22)
  • Microthamniaceae (4)
  • Mischococcaceae (1)
  • Naccariaceae (1)
  • Naviculaceae (31)
  • Neoralfsiaceae (1)
  • Nizymeniaceae (1)
  • Nostocaceae (168)
  • Nostochopsidaceae (3)
  • Oedogoniaceae (196)
  • Oltmannsiellopsidaceae (1)
  • Oocystaceae (29)
  • Ophiocytiaceae (5)
  • Oscillatoriaceae (175)
  • Ostreobiaceae (1)
  • Palmariaceae (16)
  • Palmellaceae (18)
  • Palmellopsidaceae (3)
  • Peniaceae (37)
  • Petrospongiaceae (1)
  • Peyssonneliaceae (2)
  • Phacelocarpaceae (1)
  • Phaeosaccionaceae (1)
  • Phaeothamniaceae (2)
  • Phormidiaceae (141)
  • Phyllariaceae (4)
  • Phyllophoraceae (54)
  • Phyllosiphonaceae (3)
  • Phytodiniaceae (2)
  • Pinnulariaceae (16)
  • Pithophoraceae (30)
  • Pleurochloridaceae (1)
  • Pleurosigmataceae (5)
  • Plocamiaceae (29)
  • Polyidaceae (4)
  • Polyphysaceae (9)
  • Porphyridiaceae (7)
  • Prasiolaceae (67)
  • Protosiphonaceae (2)
  • Pseudanabaenaceae (37)
  • Pterocladiaceae (3)
  • Radiococcaceae (13)
  • Ralfsiaceae (16)
  • Rhabdonemataceae (2)
  • Rhizophyllidaceae (2)
  • Rhodomelaceae (390)
  • Rhodophysemataceae (4)
  • Rhodymeniaceae (59)
  • Rhoicospheniaceae (1)
  • Rhopalodiaceae (19)
  • Rhopalosolenaceae (1)
  • Rissoellaceae (1)
  • Rivulariaceae (133)
  • Sarcodiaceae (1)
  • Sarcomeniaceae (1)
  • Sargassaceae (96)
  • Scenedesmaceae (50)
  • Schizomeridaceae (2)
  • Schizotrichaceae (25)
  • Schizymeniaceae (2)
  • Scinaiaceae (11)
  • Scotinosphaeraceae (1)
  • Scytonemataceae (46)
  • Scytosiphonaceae (53)
  • Selenastraceae (30)
  • Siphonocladaceae (7)
  • Solieriaceae (46)
  • Sphacelariaceae (12)
  • Sphaerococcaceae (1)
  • Sphaerocystidaceae (3)
  • Sphaeropleaceae (9)
  • Spirulinaceae (17)
  • Sporochnaceae (1)
  • Spyridiaceae (18)
  • Stauroneidaceae (6)
  • Stephanodiscaceae (4)
  • Stichosiphonaceae (1)
  • Stigonemataceae (19)
  • Striatellaceae (1)
  • Stylonemataceae (4)
  • Stypocaulaceae (2)
  • Surirellaceae (17)
  • Symphyonemataceae (5)
  • Synechococcaceae (5)
  • Tabellariaceae (6)
  • Tetrasporaceae (40)
  • Thalassiosiraceae (1)
  • Thoreaceae (4)
  • Trentepohliaceae (56)
  • Tribonemataceae (1)
  • Triceratiaceae (1)
  • Udoteaceae (30)
  • Ulotrichaceae (116)
  • Ulvaceae (218)
  • Ulvellaceae (12)
  • Valoniaceae (10)
  • Vaucheriaceae (81)
  • Volvocaceae (19)
  • Wrangeliaceae (88)
  • Xenococcaceae (6)
  • Zygnemataceae (236)