BHZB - Herbário do Jardim Botânico da Fundação de Parques Municipais e Zoobotânica

FPMZB - Fundação de Parques Municipais e Zoobotânica
Departamento Jardim Botânico
Avenida Otacílio Negrão de Lima , 8000 - Pampulha
Belo Horizonte - MG - Brazil

The Herbarium BHZB, that belongs to the Botanical Garden of the Belo Horizonte Zoobotanical Foundation, was created in 1993. Aims to catalog the flora of the Minas Gerais State. Currently, the collection presents 10,426 registered specimens, from the three biomes presents in the State: Mata Atlantica, Cerrado and Caatinga. The most important collections are RPPN Brumas do Espinhaço, Serra da Moeda, Serra do Caraça, Zoobotanical Foundation Reserve, North and Northeast of Minas Gerais, Rio Doce State Park. There are 155 endangered species in the collection. The Herbarium BHZB obtained its registration in the Index Herbariorum in 2013.

Online since: 04/06/2014
Last update: 04/06/2024

Number of records

Total: 15,000
Online: 15,429
Georeferenced: 6,707
(by municipality: 8,508)
With images: 0

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Herbário BHZB


Director or head of department:
Miriam Pimentel Mendonça
Inês Ribeiro de Andrade
Carla Daniela Batista de Carvalho