Herbarium Details:
Name:
University of Leipzig
Herbarium Code:
LZ
Current Status:
Active
Correspondent(s):
Peter Otto, Curator, otto@uni-leipzig.de
Contact:
[49] 341 97 38590
Fax: [49] 341 97 38549
Address:
Herbarium
Department of Molecular Evolution and Plant Systematics
Institute of Biology
University of Leipzig
Johannisallee 21-23
Leipzig D-04103
Germany
http://www.biphaps.uni-leipzig.de/de/sysbot/herbarium.html
Map:
Number of Specimens:
170000
Important Collectors:
A. Favre, O. Fiedler, P. Gutte, W. Morawetz, G. K. Müller
Associated Institution:
Botanischer Garten, Universität Leipzig, Linnéstraße 1, 04103 Leipzig, [49] 341/ 97 36850.
Specialty:
Taxonomic Coverage: Vascular plants and fungi.
Geography: Worldwide, especially neotropics and Europe; Germany.
Date Founded:
1806
Notes:
Updated Apr 2015 (email addresses updated). Original herbarium destroyed in 1943 during World War II, including collections of G. Kunze, C. A. Frege, G. H. Mettenius, F. A. Römer, J. A. Schenk, and others. Oldest university herbarium in Germany. Database available at http://herbarium.univie.ac.at/database/
Collections Summary:
  Num. of Specimens Num. Databased Num. Imaged
Algae
Bryophytes
Fungi/Lichens
Pteridophytes
Seed Plants
Updated:
/04/2015
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