Herbarium Details:
Name:

University of Leipzig
Herbarium Code:

LZ
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:

170 000
Important Collections:

A. Favre, O. Fiedler, P. Gutte, W. Morawetz, G. K. Müller
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/.
Specialty: Worldwide, especially neotropics and Europe; vascular plants and fungi of Germany.
Date Founded: 1806.
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