The collection was established in 1870 and continues to the present.

Taxonomic range

Kingdoms covered include: Fungi and Plantae.

Number of specimens in the collection

The estimated number of specimens in the Auckland War Memorial Museum Herbarium is 315,000.

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Ewen Cameron
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Digitised records available through the Atlas

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