HUCPE - Herbário da Universidade Católica de Pernambuco

UNICAP - Universidade Católica de Pernambuco
Centro de Ciências Biológicas e Saúde
Rua do Príncipe, 526, bloco A, sala 207 - Boa Vista
Recife - PE - Brazil
50050 900

The herbarium has about 3,000 species of plants, separated by families, with emphasis on trees of Caatinga and Atlantic Forest of northeastern Brazil. Its relevance is to provide users, researchers and students, samples of flora of Pernambuco in two biomes. It also allows students to engage in research in plant science applied to conservation and taxonomy. Also available is a collection of woods with over 5,000 samples.

Online since: 30/09/2010
Last update: 06/05/2024

Number of records

Total: 3,000
Online: 2,926
Georeferenced: 2,745
(by municipality: 44)
With images: 0

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Herbário da Universidade Católica de Pernambuco (HUCPE)


Director or head of department:
Aranildo Rodrigues de Lima
Luiz Vital Fernandes Cruz da Cunha
Scholarship holder:
Cinthya Barbosa da Silva
Scholarship holder:
Domingos Fernandes de Oliveira Filho