Indiana University Southeast Herbarium (JEF)

The Department of Biology (School of Natural Sciences) administers the Indiana University Southeast Herbarium (JEF). Founded in 1971.
Contact: David Winship Taylor, Curator (dwtaylo2@ius.edu)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 3a7ad545-26b0-4d87-972a-2994993461f4
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Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: The Trustees of Indiana University
Collection Statistics
  • 9,637 occurrence
  • 4,157 (43%) georeferenced
  • 583 (6%) with images
  • 9,490 (98%) identified to species
  • 160 families
  • 748 genera
  • 1,721 species
  • 1,887 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
  • Acanthaceae (48)
  • Adoxaceae (21)
  • Alismataceae (40)
  • Altingiaceae (7)
  • Amaranthaceae (107)
  • Amaryllidaceae (34)
  • Anacardiaceae (22)
  • Annonaceae (7)
  • Apiaceae (218)
  • Apocynaceae (118)
  • Aquifoliaceae (11)
  • Araceae (60)
  • Araliaceae (28)
  • Aristolochiaceae (29)
  • Asparagaceae (57)
  • Aspleniaceae (37)
  • Asteraceae (929)
  • Athyriaceae (27)
  • Balsaminaceae (13)
  • Berberidaceae (19)
  • Betulaceae (18)
  • Bignoniaceae (19)
  • Blechnaceae (6)
  • Boraginaceae (150)
  • Brassicaceae (354)
  • Bromeliaceae (1)
  • Butomaceae (2)
  • Buxaceae (1)
  • Cabombaceae (3)
  • Cactaceae (2)
  • Campanulaceae (29)
  • Cannabaceae (34)
  • Caprifoliaceae (104)
  • Caryophyllaceae (172)
  • Celastraceae (26)
  • Ceratophyllaceae (20)
  • Characeae (3)
  • Cistaceae (14)
  • Cleomaceae (12)
  • Colchicaceae (27)
  • Commelinaceae (29)
  • Convolvulaceae (197)
  • Cornaceae (24)
  • Crassulaceae (17)
  • Cucurbitaceae (37)
  • Cupressaceae (5)
  • Cyperaceae (1202)
  • Cystopteridaceae (14)
  • Dennstaedtiaceae (9)
  • Diapensiaceae (2)
  • Dioscoreaceae (22)
  • Dryopteridaceae (36)
  • Ebenaceae (14)
  • Elaeagnaceae (7)
  • Equisetaceae (24)
  • Ericaceae (42)
  • Euphorbiaceae (176)
  • Fabaceae (434)
  • Fagaceae (80)
  • Gentianaceae (35)
  • Geraniaceae (36)
  • Grossulariaceae (3)
  • Haloragaceae (17)
  • Hamamelidaceae (3)
  • Hydrangeaceae (10)
  • Hydrocharitaceae (71)
  • Hypericaceae (88)
  • Hypoxidaceae (6)
  • Iridaceae (39)
  • Isoetaceae (1)
  • Iteaceae (1)
  • Juglandaceae (26)
  • Juncaceae (104)
  • Lamiaceae (367)
  • Lardizabalaceae (1)
  • Lauraceae (11)
  • Lentibulariaceae (7)
  • Liliaceae (27)
  • Limnanthaceae (5)
  • Linaceae (46)
  • Linderniaceae (17)
  • Lobeliaceae (38)
  • Loganiaceae (2)
  • Lycopodiaceae (28)
  • Lygodiaceae (3)
  • Lythraceae (83)
  • Magnoliaceae (12)
  • Malvaceae (52)
  • Melanthiaceae (54)
  • Melastomataceae (8)
  • Menispermaceae (5)
  • Menyanthaceae (4)
  • Molluginaceae (13)
  • Montiaceae (8)
  • Moraceae (25)
  • Myricaceae (3)
  • Nelumbonaceae (7)
  • Nyctaginaceae (10)
  • Nymphaeaceae (4)
  • Oleaceae (32)
  • Onagraceae (121)
  • Onocleaceae (8)
  • Ophioglossaceae (58)
  • Orchidaceae (151)
  • Orobanchaceae (73)
  • Osmundaceae (7)
  • Oxalidaceae (45)
  • Paeoniaceae (2)
  • Papaveraceae (45)
  • Passifloraceae (28)
  • Paulowniaceae (1)
  • Penthoraceae (5)
  • Phrymaceae (32)
  • Phyllanthaceae (8)
  • Phytolaccaceae (3)
  • Pinaceae (15)
  • Piperaceae (1)
  • Plantaginaceae (240)
  • Platanaceae (2)
  • Poaceae (730)
  • Polemoniaceae (53)
  • Polygalaceae (27)
  • Polygonaceae (150)
  • Polypodiaceae (15)
  • Pontederiaceae (11)
  • Portulacaceae (5)
  • Potamogetonaceae (32)
  • Primulaceae (64)
  • Pteridaceae (13)
  • Ranunculaceae (257)
  • Rhamnaceae (12)
  • Rosaceae (165)
  • Rubiaceae (245)
  • Rutaceae (3)
  • Salicaceae (14)
  • Salviniaceae (5)
  • Santalaceae (6)
  • Sapindaceae (57)
  • Sapotaceae (1)
  • Saururaceae (10)
  • Saxifragaceae (21)
  • Scrophulariaceae (17)
  • Selaginellaceae (27)
  • Simaroubaceae (3)
  • Smilacaceae (10)
  • Solanaceae (67)
  • Staphyleaceae (7)
  • Styracaceae (8)
  • Tamaricaceae (2)
  • Thelypteridaceae (23)
  • Thymelaeaceae (1)
  • Typhaceae (18)
  • Ulmaceae (6)
  • Urticaceae (32)
  • Verbenaceae (36)
  • Violaceae (97)
  • Vitaceae (17)
  • Woodsiaceae (8)
  • Xanthorrhoeaceae (1)
  • Zygophyllaceae (2)