HUCS-Herbario - Herbário da Universidade de Caxias do Sul

UCS - Universidade de Caxias do Sul
Ciências Agrárias e Biológicas
HUCS Collection
Caxias do Sul - RS - Brazil

The HUCS was founded in 1983, and have in its collection more than 40.000 voucher specimens among fungus ,lichens and plants grown in the northeast of the Rio Grande do Sul state, and also from national and international exchanges. The Herbarium maintains the historical collection of Jürgens & Stier, German geographers which had collected ferns in our state in the beginning of the XX century.

Online since: 15/05/2012
Last update: 04/04/2022

Number of records

Total: 52,000
Online: 52,488
Georeferenced: 12,277
(by municipality: 30,850)
With images: 7,072

Conditions for using the data

It´s not allowed selling data from the Herbarium and the source must be cited.

How to cite

Herbário da Universidade de Caxias do Sul, HUCS


Diretor ou chefe de dept.:
Alindo Butzke
Felipe Gonzatti
Valéria Dal Pont Wasum