National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
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Algal Herbarium

Certificated: By the Certificate about Botanical Collection No. 39 given 2 X 2006 and based on the solution of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Protection board of 25 IX 2006 No. 9/3

Foundation year: 1953

Curator: D.I. Tret'yakov, Cand. Biol. Sci., deputy of Flora and Herbarium Department head

Advisers: Doct. Biol. Sci. T.M. Mikheeva; docent, Cand. Biol. Sci. A.A. Svirid

Number of specimens: 140

Number of species: more 250

Collections geography: Belarus, Eastern Europe, Caucasus, Eastern Asia, Caribbeans

Registration unit: fixed (wet) sample, herbarium sheet, permanent slide

Collection materials contents:
specimens collected in 19501960 by N.I. Sretenskaya, part of which was preserved by T.M. Mikheeva;
specimens collected in 19601980 by P.I. Burdyko, Z.I. Gorelysheva, T.M. Mikheeva;
specimens collected in 19801990 by T.A. Makarevich, T.M. Mikheeva, A.A. Svirid, D.I. Tret'yakov, G.V. Vynaev

Main recent years collectors: G.G. Vezhnovets, Z.I. Gorelysheva, T.A. Makarevich, T.M. Mikheeva, A.A. Svirid, D.I. Tret'yakov

Databasing: The database "Algae" by Kuz'menkova, which includes label data from dry and fixed samples, with the ability to print herbarium labels and obtain statistical accounts.

Location: room 419

MSK-A collection is for the present young and small and we ivite professional botanists and amateurs to contribute his collections to algal herbarium.

Left pannel (except of the first image): marine algae samples from MSK-A