Herbarium Details:
Name:
Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Zentraleinrichtung der Freien Universität Berlin
Herbarium Code:
B
Current Status:
Active
Correspondent(s):
Robert Vogt, Curator, r.vogt@bgbm.org
Contact:
[49] 30 838 50100
Fax: [49] 30 83 850 186; 30 838 50218
Email: r.vogt@bgbm.org
Address:
Herbarium
Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Zentraleinrichtung der Freien Universität Berlin
Königin-Luise-Strasse 6-8
Berlin D-14195
Germany
http://www.bgbm.org
Map:
CITES:
DE 203-03
Number of Specimens:
3800000
Important Collectors:
O. Behr, A. J. A. Bonpland, J. F. N. Bornmüller, A. C. H. Braun, S. E. Bridel, J. Clemens, M. Clemens, H. Dingler, K. Dinter, I. Dörfler, G. Follmann, J. G. A. Forster, J. R. Forster, J. -P. Frahm, A. Gundelsheimer, P. C. Hennings, G. H. E. W. Hieronymus, F. W. H. A. von Humboldt, E. A. W. Jahn, W. Kirschstein, J. F. Klotzsch, F. A. M. Kuhn, G. Kükenthal, G. Kunze, J. G. F.-X. Lahm, G. Lettau, J. H. F. Link, A. Ludwig, G. H. Mettenius, C. A. J. Milde, T. L. Nees von Esenbeck, T. R. J. Nitschke, A. Peter, C. G. T. Preuss, G. L. Rabenhorst, H. Schack, G. A. Schweinfurth, K. P. J. Sprengel, O. P. Swartz, J. P. de Tournefort, K. Touton, L. C. Treviranus, C. F. E. Warnstorf, H. E. Weber, C. L. Willdenow (B-W), E. Willing, G. Winter, W. Zopf
Incorporated Herbaria:
BHU (270 000 specimens) in 1993;
BSB (15 000 specimens) in 2005;
DUSS (6000 specimens) in 1998;
KOELN (25 000 lichens) in 2005
Associated Institution:
Botanischer Garten Berlin-Dahlem.
Specialty:
Taxonomic Coverage: All groups.
Geography: Worldwide, especially central Europe, Mediterranean area, southwestern Asia, Africa, Cuba, and South America.
Date Founded:
1815
Notes:
Updated Jan 2017 (staff update). Specimens of B-W (Herbarium Willdenow) not sent on loan, but photographs provided. Herbarium destroyed by fire in 1943 except B-W, type material of selected angiosperms, pteridophytes, fungi p.p. (Uredineae and fungi imperfecti), and special collections (cf. Englera 7: 219-252. 1987 (http://www.bgbm.org/en/herbarium). Special collections of fruits and seeds, gymnosperm cones, spirit-preserved material, wood, fossils, and plant remains from Egyptian tombs.
Collections Summary:
  Num. of Specimens Num. Databased Num. Imaged
Algae
Bryophytes
Fungi/Lichens
Pteridophytes
Seed Plants
Updated:
/01/2017
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