University of Peshawar Herbarium (PUP)

The University of Peshawar was found in 1950 and its herbarium two years later. It is adjacent to Islamia College, founded in 1913. The Department of Botany has an active program in plant systematics and conservation.
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Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: 0b689c10-587b-4e09-a105-2af774ad0c95
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Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: University of Peshawar
University of Peshawar Herbarium
Peshawar, Khyber Pakhtunkwa   
Collection Statistics
  • 217 occurrence
  • 57 (26%) georeferenced
  • 150 (69%) identified to species
  • 17 families
  • 43 genera
  • 61 species
  • 61 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics