Herbarium of Namur

Latest version published by Université de Namur Département de Biologie on Oct 19, 2023 Université de Namur Département de Biologie
Publication date:
19 October 2023
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While the oldest exsiccata of the FUNDP herbarium date from the early 19th century, it is mainly with the creation of the chair of botany in 1844, some years after the foundation of the then very young University of Namur, that Father Auguste Bellynck LAID the foundations of a heritage that has constantly been extended since those days, thanks to personal collections and numerous purchases.

Data Records

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GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 8f1960d0-6d5f-11df-8b7f-b8a03c50a862.  Université de Namur Département de Biologie publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Belgian Biodiversity Platform.


Occurrence; Occurrence


Philippe Martin
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Data Administrator
André Heughebaert
  • Metadata Provider
  • User
Node Manager
Belgian Biodiversity Platform

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Kingdom Plantae

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 8f1960d0-6d5f-11df-8b7f-b8a03c50a862