Lund Botanical Museum (LD)

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Lund Botanical Museum (LD)

Description

The scientific collections of Lund Universty Botanical Museum (Herbarium LD) comprise 2.5 million specimens divided into algae & cyanobacteria (102 000), bryophytes (149 000), fungi (63 000), lichens (170 000) and vascular plants (2 000 000). The collections go back to the 18th century and represent more than 250 years of scientific research. Coverage is worldwide with particularly important collections from Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Greece, Turkey, North Africa, South Africa, Zimbabwe and Australia.

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Living time period: 1700-current

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ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Originator
Håkan Wittzell
Assoc. Prof.
Lund University Botanical Museum Box 117 221 00 Lund Skåne Sweden
Metadata author
Manash Shah
Database developer
GBIF-Sweden Stockholm Sweden
Administrative contact
Håkan Wittzell
Assoc. Prof.
Lund University Botanical Museum Box 117 221 00 Lund Skåne Sweden

doi:10.15468/c4w4co

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Lund Botanical Museum (LD)

Publication Date

Jun 20, 2017

Registration Date

May 4, 2010

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GBIF-Sweden

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