HFC - Herbário Fernando Cardoso da Silva

Embrapa - Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária
CNPF - Centro Nacional de Pesquisa de Florestas
Laboratório de Ecologia
Colombo - PR - Brazil

The HFC herbarium was created in 1978 to assist Embrapa Florestas’s research on sustainable economic production and ecological restoration. By March 2020 the collection comprised 10,563 exsiccatae on cardboard kept in a climatized room. Angiosperms coming from forests in east Paraná (mainly the Metropolitan Region of Curitiba) are prevalent in the archive. A significant part of the collection is made of Eucalyptus samples collected in Australia in the 1980’s.Exsiccatae images are not available.

Online since: 08/09/2021
Last update: 14/12/2022

Number of records

Total: 10,636
Online: 11,383
Georeferenced: 6,755
(by municipality: 3,984)
With images: 0

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Diretor ou chefe de dept.:
Marcílio José Thomazini
Antonio Aparecido Carpanezzi
Biólogo responsável:
Irineu Antonio Olinisky
Gerson Rino Prantl Oaida