Sabtu, 13 Juni 2015

The following is a list of symbols of the U.S. State of Michigan.

State symbols

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  • Michigan state bird: American Robin (Turdus migratorius)
  • Michigan state coat-of-arms: Coat-of-Arms of the State of Michigan
  • Michigan state fish: Brook Trout (Salvelinus fontinalis)
  • Michigan state flag: Flag of the State of Michigan
  • Michigan state flower: Apple blossom (Malus domestica)
  • Michigan state fossil: Mastodon (Mammut americanum)
  • Michigan state game animal: White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
  • Michigan state gem: Isle Royale greenstone or Chlorastrolite
  • Michigan state mammal: [White-tailed deer] (Odocoileus virginianus) (
  • Michigan state motto: Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam circumspice
    (Latin for If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you)
  • Michigan state nicknames: Great Lakes State, Wolverine State, Mitten State, Water-Winter Wonderland
  • Michigan state reptile: Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta)
  • Michigan state seal: Great Seal of the State of Michigan
  • Michigan state soil: Kalkaska Sand
  • Michigan state song: My Michigan website
  • Michigan state stone: Petoskey stone
  • Michigan state tree: Eastern White Pine (Pinus strobus)
  • Michigan state wildflower: Dwarf Lake Iris (Iris lacustris)
  • United States quarter dollar - Michigan 2004

Although Michigan has not adopted a state beverage, most Michiganders claim that Vernors, a ginger flavored soda, the state's unofficial beverage due to its wide use to ease common illnesses such as an upset stomach and sore throat other than for normal consumption.

See also

Michigan State Bird Flower and Motto Cross Stitch by robinsdesign
  • List of Michigan-related topics
  • Lists of United States state insignia
  • State of Michigan


Michigan | State Symbols USA

External links

Michigan -- Exploring Nature Educational Resource
  • Michigan's State Symbols

Road Trip USA ~ Michigan | Confessions of a Homeschooler
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