Description

Primarily a teaching (reference) and research collection. The Herbarium houses voucher collections from departmental taxonomic, ecological and other research.

A part of GAUBA's collection is now in the Australian National Herbarium (CANB).

Statistics taken (September 2010) from:

http://www.chah.gov.au/chah/resources/herbaria/gau.html (CHAH Last updated: June 2010)

The collection was established in 1961 and continues to the present.

Taxonomic range

Teaching, research, reference.

Kingdoms covered include: Fungi and Plantae.

Geographic range

Australia, especially ACT and NSW

Australian states covered include: Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales.

Number of specimens in the collection

The estimated number of specimens in the Gauba Herbarium is 26,900.

Click the Records & Statistics tab to access those database records that are available through the atlas.

Sub-collections

The Gauba Herbarium contains these significant collections:

  • Significant Historical Collection - Erwin Gauba
  • Significant Historical Collection - Lindsay Pryor

Metadata last updated on 2010-09-29 16:52:41.0

Location

Building 116, Daley Rd, Australian National University
Acton
Australian Capital Territory 0200
Australia

Contact

Michael D. Crisp
Curator
phone: (02) 6125 2882
phone: (02) 6125 5573
email this contact

Membership

Member of Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (CHAH)

Digitised records available through the Atlas

The Gauba Herbarium has an estimated 26,900 specimens.

No database records for this collection can be accessed through the Atlas of Living Australia.

No records are available for viewing in the Atlas.

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