Description

The La Trobe University Herbarium (LTB) is a teaching and research collection within the Department of Ecology, Environment and Evolution.

Statistics taken (October 2010) from:

http://www.biocol.org/search/goto/page/0/index/0/id/13477?search=%40CODE%3ALTB (Biodiversity Collections Index)

http://sweetgum.nybg.org/ih/herbarium.php?irn=125124 (Index Herbariorum)

The collection was established in 1970 and continues to the present.

Taxonomic range

The Herbarium specialises in tropical and temperate eastern Australia vascular plants; marine algae, especially of southern Australia.

Kingdoms covered include: Plantae.

Geographic range

Tropical and temperate eastern Australia; marine algae, especially of southern Australia.

Australian states covered include: Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland.

Number of specimens in the collection

The estimated number of specimens in the La Trobe University Herbarium is 25,000.

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Metadata last updated on 2016-03-17 10:57:12.0

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Location

Department of Ecology, Environment and Evolution, La Trobe University
Bundoora
Victoria 3086
Australia

a.kellow@latrobe.edu.au

(03) 9479 2327

Contact

Alison Kellow
Curator
phone: (03) 9479 2327
email this contact

Membership

Member of Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (CHAH)

Digitised records available through the Atlas

The La Trobe University Herbarium has an estimated 25,000 specimens.

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