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Hazara University Herbarium (Hazara University Mansehra-HUP)

Hazara University is located on the crossroads of the ancient civilization of Gandhara and Ashoka and is on one of the Silk Routes connecting the Indian sub-continent with China and Central Asia. The University was founded in 2001 and has had a strong floristic program since that time. Today, its herbarium includes about 18,000 species and includes all plant groups other than algae. Its digitization program started in 2021.
Contacts: Abdul Majid,
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: c8623540-dfd1-4f37-9f14-0161ec307ece
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: Hazara University
Access Rights: Hazara University
GBIF Dataset page:
Hazara University - Mansehra
Department of Botany
Mansehra, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa   0995
[92] 344 8924599
Collection Statistics
  • 2,981 specimen records
  • 1,165 (39%) georeferenced
  • 330 (11%) with images
  • 1,872 (63%) identified to species
  • 43 families
  • 264 genera
  • 643 species
  • 659 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
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