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
  • 9,097 occurrence
  • 3,340 (37%) georeferenced
  • 225 (2%) with images
  • 9,093 (100%) identified to species
  • 160 families
  • 742 genera
  • 1,706 species
  • 1,861 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 (46)
  • Adoxaceae (21)
  • Alismataceae (40)
  • Altingiaceae (7)
  • Amaranthaceae (103)
  • Amaryllidaceae (32)
  • Anacardiaceae (22)
  • Annonaceae (7)
  • Apiaceae (207)
  • Apocynaceae (113)
  • Aquifoliaceae (11)
  • Araceae (59)
  • Araliaceae (23)
  • Aristolochiaceae (24)
  • Asparagaceae (55)
  • Aspleniaceae (34)
  • Asteraceae (887)
  • Athyriaceae (25)
  • Balsaminaceae (13)
  • Berberidaceae (19)
  • Betulaceae (18)
  • Bignoniaceae (17)
  • Blechnaceae (5)
  • Boraginaceae (138)
  • Brassicaceae (319)
  • Bromeliaceae (1)
  • Butomaceae (2)
  • Buxaceae (1)
  • Cabombaceae (3)
  • Cactaceae (2)
  • Campanulaceae (24)
  • Cannabaceae (34)
  • Caprifoliaceae (97)
  • Caryophyllaceae (167)
  • Celastraceae (25)
  • Ceratophyllaceae (19)
  • Characeae (3)
  • Cistaceae (14)
  • Cleomaceae (11)
  • Colchicaceae (26)
  • Commelinaceae (27)
  • Convolvulaceae (195)
  • Cornaceae (24)
  • Crassulaceae (17)
  • Cucurbitaceae (35)
  • Cupressaceae (5)
  • Cyperaceae (1145)
  • Cystopteridaceae (14)
  • Dennstaedtiaceae (9)
  • Diapensiaceae (2)
  • Dioscoreaceae (21)
  • Dryopteridaceae (36)
  • Ebenaceae (14)
  • Elaeagnaceae (7)
  • Equisetaceae (20)
  • Ericaceae (41)
  • Euphorbiaceae (159)
  • Fabaceae (398)
  • Fagaceae (80)
  • Gentianaceae (34)
  • Geraniaceae (35)
  • Grossulariaceae (2)
  • Haloragaceae (17)
  • Hamamelidaceae (3)
  • Hydrangeaceae (10)
  • Hydrocharitaceae (71)
  • Hypericaceae (86)
  • Hypoxidaceae (6)
  • Iridaceae (38)
  • Isoetaceae (1)
  • Iteaceae (1)
  • Juglandaceae (26)
  • Juncaceae (98)
  • Lamiaceae (338)
  • Lardizabalaceae (1)
  • Lauraceae (11)
  • Lentibulariaceae (7)
  • Liliaceae (24)
  • Limnanthaceae (5)
  • Linaceae (45)
  • Linderniaceae (15)
  • Lobeliaceae (38)
  • Loganiaceae (2)
  • Lycopodiaceae (28)
  • Lygodiaceae (3)
  • Lythraceae (79)
  • Magnoliaceae (12)
  • Malvaceae (46)
  • Melanthiaceae (54)
  • Melastomataceae (8)
  • Menispermaceae (5)
  • Menyanthaceae (4)
  • Molluginaceae (12)
  • Montiaceae (8)
  • Moraceae (24)
  • Myricaceae (3)
  • Nelumbonaceae (7)
  • Nyctaginaceae (8)
  • Nymphaeaceae (4)
  • Oleaceae (32)
  • Onagraceae (114)
  • Onocleaceae (7)
  • Ophioglossaceae (52)
  • Orchidaceae (141)
  • Orobanchaceae (66)
  • Osmundaceae (5)
  • Oxalidaceae (45)
  • Paeoniaceae (2)
  • Papaveraceae (35)
  • Passifloraceae (27)
  • Paulowniaceae (1)
  • Penthoraceae (5)
  • Phrymaceae (30)
  • Phyllanthaceae (8)
  • Phytolaccaceae (3)
  • Pinaceae (15)
  • Piperaceae (1)
  • Plantaginaceae (224)
  • Platanaceae (2)
  • Poaceae (689)
  • Polemoniaceae (52)
  • Polygalaceae (26)
  • Polygonaceae (143)
  • Polypodiaceae (15)
  • Pontederiaceae (10)
  • Portulacaceae (5)
  • Potamogetonaceae (31)
  • Primulaceae (61)
  • Pteridaceae (12)
  • Ranunculaceae (240)
  • Rhamnaceae (12)
  • Rosaceae (152)
  • Rubiaceae (235)
  • Rutaceae (3)
  • Salicaceae (14)
  • Salviniaceae (3)
  • Santalaceae (6)
  • Sapindaceae (57)
  • Sapotaceae (1)
  • Saururaceae (7)
  • Saxifragaceae (21)
  • Scrophulariaceae (11)
  • Selaginellaceae (27)
  • Simaroubaceae (3)
  • Smilacaceae (9)
  • Solanaceae (60)
  • Staphyleaceae (7)
  • Styracaceae (8)
  • Tamaricaceae (2)
  • Thelypteridaceae (22)
  • Thymelaeaceae (1)
  • Typhaceae (17)
  • Ulmaceae (6)
  • Urticaceae (30)
  • Verbenaceae (30)
  • Violaceae (81)
  • Vitaceae (15)
  • Woodsiaceae (8)
  • Xanthorrhoeaceae (1)
  • Zygophyllaceae (2)