UFACPZ - Herbário da Universidade Federal do Acre

UFAC - Universidade Federal do Acre
Parque Zoobotânico
Rio Branco - AC - Brazil

The Herbarium of the Federal University of Acre (UFACPZ) was created in 1979 and currently has 20,000 registered specimens. It has as main contributor, the New York Botanical Garden (NYBG) that helped increase the collection since the 90s. Practically 100% of its holdings are from the Brazilian Amazonian flora. Exchanges with neighboring countries, Peru and Bolivia,and the partnership with NYBG are maintained. The herbarium is in the process of computerizing its data using Brahms.

Online since: 17/11/2009
Last update: 12/09/2023

Number of records

Total: 20,736
Online: 21,541
Georeferenced: 4,264
(by municipality: 8,269)
With images: 10,985

Conditions for using the data

The data stored in the Herbarium UFACPZ are of priority use for educational, scientific and public management. Not one aspect of this collection may be used with commercial intent or that results in some income without the proper legal institution.

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UFACPZ - Herbário da Universidade Federal do Acre


Almecina Balbino Ferreira
Biólogo responsável:
Júlia Gomes da Silva