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PERTH The Western Australian Herbarium (1959–present)

  • Acronyms used:
PERTH (Index Herbariorum Code)
  • Location: 17 Dick Perry Avenue, Technology Park, Western Precinct, KENSINGTON WA 6151

  • Collections

'The Western Australian Herbarium is responsible for the description and documentation of Western Australia's exceptional botanical species diversity. Underpinning this research is a collection of more than 775 000 dried specimens of plants, algae, bryophytes (mosses, liverworts and hornworts), lichens, fungi and slime moulds, obtained from throughout the State.' (WA Herbarium website)