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Trèmols herbarium

Name Trèmols herbarium
Cite as BC-Trèmols
Description The herbarium of Frederic Trèmols (1831-1900) has been on permanent loan from the Barcelona Royal Academy of Science and Arts since1925 and includes around 9,000 specimens. Trèmols was member and co-founder of the Botanical Institute of Barcelona (1872-78). His herbarium has few sheets but contains numerous plants collected by Gautier and Rouy in the Iberian Peninsula and in the Pyrenees. This collection is currently being digitalized and studied by Laura Gavioli, work that has enabled her to undertake a master's degree in biodiversity at the University of Barcelona.
Kingdom coverage Plantae
Collectors Trèmols, Frederic
[et al.]
Collection type Preserved
Primary purpose Research
Include types Yes
Grouping principle Taxonomic
Formations periods 1773-1900
Development statuses Closed
Collection extents 9000 specimens
Documentation state Only a third of the collection has been digitalized.
Specimen preservation methods Dried and pressed
Institution Botanical Institute of Barcelona - Herbarium
Parent collection Botanical Institute of Barcelona herbarium
Associated person Neus Ibáñez (Curator),
Item level access GBIF-Spain: Institut Botanic de Barcelona, BC-Histórico (accessed through GBIF data portal,, 2013-07-15)
Related material Gavioli, L. (2012). "Estudis sobre l'herbari Trèmols de l'Institut Botànic de Barcelona". Màster en Biologia Experimental, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona.