Instituto Alexander von Humboldt (FMB)

Specialty: National parks. Date Founded: 1984.
Contact: Humberto Mendoza Cifuentes, Director and Cura (hmendoza@humboldt.org.co)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 21 April 2017
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Address:
Herbarium Federico Medem Bogotá
Instituto Alexander von Humboldt
Apartado Aéreo 8693, Calle 37 #8-40 Mezzanine
Santafé de Bogotá, D.C.   
Colombia
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Collection Statistics
  • 223,846 specimen records
  • 92,322 (41%) georeferenced
  • 49,220 (22%) identified to species
  • 313 families
  • 2,741 genera
  • 7,810 species
  • 8,017 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
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  • Acanthocereus (11)
  • Armatocereus (1)
  • Austrocylindropuntia (2)
  • Cereus (13)
  • Cylindropuntia (3)
  • Disocactus (25)
  • Epiphyllum (57)
  • Hylocereus (25)
  • Melocactus (1)
  • Opuntia (25)
  • Peniocereus (1)
  • Pereskia (20)
  • Pilosocereus (1)
  • Pseudorhipsalis (1)
  • Rhipsalis (45)
  • Selenicereus (8)
  • Stenocereus (4)
  • Weberocereus (29)
  • Wittia (5)