Meise Botanic Garden Herbarium (BR)

Meise Botanic Garden was founded in the early 18th century and is one of the 15 largest botanic gardens, covering 92ha and containing 4 million preserved and living specimens. The collection has a global scope with a focus on Central Africa, Belgium, and South-West Europe. There are also important historical herbarium collections from Latin America, India and Australia. Notable collectors who have contributed to the herbarium, include Van Heurck, Von Martius, Sieber-von Reichenbach and Crepin. A wide range of taxonomic groups are covered including: vascular plants, lichens, mosses, liverworts, fungi, myxomycetes and algae.

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Source http://www.gbif.org/dataset/b740eaa0-0679-41dc-acb7-990d562dfa37
Last Updated May 16, 2018, 12:10 (Europe/Brussels)
Created May 16, 2018, 12:10 (Europe/Brussels)
Dataset type OCCURRENCE
Source DarwinCore Archive http://apm-ipt.br.fgov.be:8080/ipt-2.3.5/archive.do?r=botanical_collection
Dataset website http://www.botanicalcollections.be/
GBIF UUID b740eaa0-0679-41dc-acb7-990d562dfa37
Administrative contact Mathias Dillen - Researcher
Metadata author Mathias Dillen - Researcher - mathias.dillen@plantentuinmeise.be