V.F. KUPREVICH INSTITUTE OF EXPERIMENTAL BOTANY HERBARIUM
(MSK)

National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
Scientific and Practical Center on Bioresources
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Introduction ¦ Staff and Collectors ¦ Publications
Vascular Plant Herbarium ¦ Bryophyte Herbarium ¦ Algal Herbarium ¦ Lichen Herbarium
Fungal Herbarium ¦ Paleobotanical Collection ¦ Carpological Collection ¦ The Herbarium Library

 
Vascular Plants – Samples Gallery
Vascular Plant Herbarium

 

Certificated: by the Certificate about Botanical Collection No. 35 given 2 VIII 2005 and based on the solution of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Protection board of 27 VII 2005 No. 7/6

Foundation year: 1922

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

Number of specimens: 160 000

Number of species: more 10 000

Collections geography: Belarus, North, West, and East Europe (including Russia, Ukraine, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia), Caucasus, Middle, Central, and South Asia, America, Australia, Africa

Registration unit: herbarium sheet

Collection materials contents:
exsiccates published by Botanical Institute of RAS (LE), including more 100 authentic specimens;
duplicates received in order of exchange from Botanical Institute of RAS (LE), Moscow State University (MW), and other foreigh herbaria;
exsiccated published by R.Kh. Pabo and K.A. Cholovskii (1853–1855) and N.V. Downar (1862);
specimens, collected in 1920–1940 by V.V. Adamov, L.M. Balkovets, I.G. Vasil'kov, G.N. Wyssotzky, S.D. Georgievskii, V.S. Dokturovskii, V.A. Zvereva, Ye.V. Ivanova (Kushelevich), V.A. Mikhailovskaya, A.P. Pidoplichko, O.S. Polyanskaya, Ye.I. Proskoryakov, M.I. Pryakhin, O.G. Rabtsevich, N.M. Savicz, P.M. San'ko, B.A. Fedchenko, N.O. Tsetterman et al.;
specimens, collected in 1945–1960. Main part is the collections by V.A. Mikhailovskaya, few collections – by M. Dodoleva, A.F. Ivanova, I.N. Kossko, V.M. Nikolaeva et al.;
specimens, collected in 1960–1975 – main part: collections by N.V. Kozlovskaya, G.F. Zakharenkova, L.G. Simonovich; not numerous specimens – by V.M. Ivankina, G.A. Kim, T.N. Klakotskaya, F.I. Nenadovich, G.F. Rykovsky, few specimens – N.A. Burtys, V.P. Martynenko, N.S. Smirnova et al.;
specimens, collected from 1975 until nowaday:
–by G.V. Vynaev, D.I. Tret'yakov – 10 000 and more; D.V. Dubovik, A.N. Skuratovich – up to 10 000.;
–V.S. Bulat, S.A. Dmitrieva, M.P. Kolesnikova (Mlynarchik), V.F. Pobirushko, E.O. Yurchenko – up to 5 000;
–R.Yu. Blazhevich, Ye.Ye. Bludov, M.A. Dzhus, A.T. Zhukovskii, L.M. Merzhvinskii, T.K. Morozova, A.M. Morozov, N.S. Rakov, L.V. Semerenko, O.V. Sozinov, I.V. Shvets, N.A. Vakhnii, I.M. Yakovleva et al. – up to 1 000;
– M.I. Man'yakov, V.I. Parfenov, A.V. Pugachevskii, I.М. Stepanovich, Val.Nik. Tukhomirov, I.I. Shimko and many others – few exemplars;
the herbarium, documented by microphotos or figures of caryotypes and chromosomes numbers, beginned by S.A. Dmitrieva and L.V. Semerenko in 1975;
specimens of the species included in the Red Data Book of the Republic of Belarus

Main recent years collectors: S.A. Dmitrieva, D.V. Dubovik, A.N. Skuratovich, D.I. Tret'yakov, E.O. Yurchenko

Databasing: The database “Herbarium” designed by C.M. Kuz'menkova is permanently filled in by the information from the Herbarium labels. The program gives the opportunity to print labels and obtain statistical results from the Herbarium data.

Location: rooms 418, 421, 425