Systematics Collections Data

Allan Herbarium (CHR)

The largest herbarium in New Zealand specialising in plants of the New Zealand region and the South Pacific.

Number of databased records: 270,184

Number of databased specimens: 270,185


International Collection Of Micro-organisms (ICMP)

A major international collection of living cultures of plant associated bacteria, and of fungi from New Zealand and the South Pacific.

Number of databased records: 21,241


National New Zealand Flax Collection (FLAX)

A living collection of over 160 provenances of Phormium of cultural, economic and historical interest.

Number of databased records: 84


New Zealand Arthropod Collection (NZAC)

The largest collection of New Zealand land invertebrates, with many specimens also from the South Pacific.

Number of databased records: 111,018

Number of databased specimens: 131,604


New Zealand Fungal and Plant Disease Collection (PDD)

The largest fungal herbarium in New Zealand with specimens from New Zealand and other Pacific countries.

Number of databased records: 101,044

Number of databased specimens: 101,060


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