Herbarium L’HERMITE Robert

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This is the inventory of the whole plant collection made between 1923 and 1938 by the famous French engineer, Robert L'HERMITE (1910-1982), Director of the “Laboratoires du Bâtiment et des Travaux Publics de Paris” (France), cofounder of the RILEM (International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures).

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MADDI Franck A., 2023. The herbarium Robert L’HERMITE (1910-1982), a collection of the Museum of Natural History Henri-Lecoq (MHLCLF), Clermont-Ferrand, France.


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Occurrence; herbarium; early 20th


Franck Maddi
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Geographic Coverage

Europe : France, Switzerland; North Africa: Morocco.

Bounding Coordinates South West [33.26, -8.51], North East [49.43, 8.41]

Taxonomic Coverage

Phanerogams, Cryptogams

Family Chenopodiaceae, Cyperaceae, Amaryllidaceae, Brassicaceae, Valerianaceae, Apiaceae, Convolvulaceae, Cistaceae, Asparagaceae, Capparaceae, Crassulaceae, Illecebraceae, Campanulaceae, Caryophyllaceae, Boraginaceae, Caprifoliaceae, Amaranthaceae, Liliaceae, Asteraceae, Alismataceae

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1923-01-01 / 1938-01-01

Collection Data

Collection Name Herbarium Robert L'HERMITE
Collection Identifier L2015.3.
Specimen preservation methods Dried and pressed

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