Resources of Australian Herbaria

Compiled by K.J.Cowley & J.G.West on behalf of the Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (CHAH)


ANBG-CPBR > CHAH > Herbarium Resources > herbaria

Eurobodalla Regional Botanic Gardens Herbarium

(Wallace Herbarium)

updated March 2012

HERBARIUM CODE:

ERBG

CITES number:

HERBARIUM NAME:

Wallace Herbarium

DEPARTMENT / ORGANISATION:

Eurobodalla Shire Council

CONTACT DETAILS
Street Address:


Princes  Highway

Postal Address:

PO Box 1014

City:

Batemans Bay

State:

NSW

Postcode:

2536

Telephone:

02 - 4471 2544

Facsimile:

02 - 4471 2500

Email:

herbarium@erb.org.au

Location:

Eurobodalla Regional Botanic Gardens

AUTHORITY/STATUS:

Council resolution

ACCESS:

During Gardens opening days

ASSOCIATED LIVING COLLECTION:

Eurobodalla Regional Botanic Gardens

FOUNDATION:

1987

FUNCTIONS:

Species ID, community service, consultancy

GEOGRAPHIC SCOPE:

Catchments of Clyde, Deua & Tuross Rivers, south coast NSW

TAXONOMIC SCOPE:

Vascular, cryptogams

  ERBG chart

NUMBER OF SPECIMENS:

Total

Types

Angiosperms

11,104

-

Dicots

 

-

Monocots

 

-

Gymnosperms

22

-

Pteridophytes

473

-

Mosses

27

-

Liverworts

5

-

Lichens

-

-

Fungi

917

-

Algae

-

-

Fossils

-

-

Wood Samples

-

-

Accessioned

All specimens accessioned

-

Unaccessioned

-

-

TOTAL

12,745

Computerisation

Status:

100%

Database Name:

Wallace Herbarium

Database Description:

Microsoft ACCESS

Number of Specimen Records:

12,548

Access:

Currently single user – will be multiple

Email and Internet:

herbarium@erbg.org.au

www.erbg.org.au

Additional Collections

Significant Historical Collections:

-

Significant Special Collections:

-

Ancillary Collections:

-

Photographic Collections:

A large range of images, macro and full size

Botanical Library:

Moderate sized taxonomic library

Staff and Support

Director:

-

Curator:

(Hon.) Jennifer Liney

Manager:

-

Chief Botanist:

-

Taxonomists:

-

Ecologists/Evolutionary Biologists:

-

Technical Officers:

-

Volunteers:

Karen Cockerill, Fran Anderson, Marion Muldrew, Michele Fluke, Brian Cant

Associates:

-

Associated Research

Taxonomic:

-

Non-Taxonomic:

-

Publications

Relating to the Collection:

Eucalyptus and Acacia  ID keys

Relating to the Herbarium:

Publicity pamphlet

Notes:

The collection is restricted to the defined Collecting Region.

A large store of plant species lists from a wide range of plant communities is held in both hard copy and electronic form

Prepared for the web by Murray Fagg, last updated 15 March, 2012