ZE Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum, Freie Universität Berlin

  • Name

    ZE Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum, Freie Universität Berlin

  • Herbarium Code


  • Current Status


  • Correspondents

    Robert Lücking, Curator (Lichens, Fungi, Bryophytes), r.luecking@bo.berlin
    Juraj Paule, Curator (Vascular Plants), j.paule@bo.berlin

  • Contact

    [49] 30 838 50100
    [49] 30 838 55862
    [49] 30 838 56350
    Fax: [49] 30 838 458574
    Email: j.paule@bo.berlin; r.luecking@bo.berlin

  • Address

    ZE Botanischer Garten und Botanisches Museum, Freie Universität Berlin
    Königin-Luise-Strasse 6-8
    Berlin, Berlin D-14195


    DE 203-03

  • Specialty

    Taxonomic Coverage: All groups

    Geography: Worldwide, especially central Europe, Mediterranean area, southwestern Asia, Africa, Cuba, and South America

  • Notes

    Specimens of B-W (Herbarium Willdenow) not sent on loan. 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.

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  • Number of Specimens


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    Seed Plants
  • Date Founded


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  • Associated Institution

    Associated garden: Botanischer Garten Berlin

  • Incorporated Herbaria

    BHU (270 000 specimens) in 1993;
    BSB (15 000 specimens) in 2005;
    DUSS (6000 specimens) in 1998;
    KOELN (50000 specimens) beginning in 2005

  • 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