Lund Botanical Museum (LD)
Version 362.756 published by Lund Botanical Museum (LD) on 14 May 2021 Lund Botanical Museum (LD)

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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The publisher and rights holder of this work is Lund Botanical Museum (LD). This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: aab0cf80-0c64-11dd-84d1-b8a03c50a862.  Lund Botanical Museum (LD) publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Sweden.

Keywords

Occurrence; Specimen; Occurrence

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Håkan Wittzell
Assoc. Prof.
Lund University Botanical Museum
Box 117
221 00 Lund
Skåne
SE
http://www.biomus.lu.se/en/botanical-collections

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Håkan Wittzell
Assoc. Prof.
Lund University Botanical Museum
Box 117
221 00 Lund
Skåne
SE
http://www.biomus.lu.se/en/botanical-collections

Who filled in the metadata:

Manash Shah
Database developer
GBIF-Sweden
Stockholm
SE
Geographic Coverage

Specimens worldwide from Europe, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Oceania and Antarctica. Particularly important collections from Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Greece, Turkey, North Africa, South Africa, Zimbabwe and Australia.

Bounding Coordinates South West [-90, -180], North East [90, 180]
Temporal Coverage
Living Time Period 1700-current
Additional Metadata
Alternative Identifiers aab0cf80-0c64-11dd-84d1-b8a03c50a862
https://www.gbif.se/ipt/resource?r=ld-general