Universitarial Department where the MAF Herbarium is included. This Herbarium is a collections of reference of vascular plants and lichens with more than 160000 sheets. It stored historical and Neotropical collections and maintains dynamic relationships with the main centers and reference collections around the Wolrd.

Strengh: 1- Systematic and Filogeny of vascular plants, mushrooms and lichens, 2- Molecular evolution and Filogeny of vascular plants and lichenized mushrooms, 3- Bioclimatology and Biogeography, 4- Fitosociology and Cartography of the Vegetation, 5- Ecophysiology, 6- Palynology, 7- Mineral nutrition: application to the medicinal plants, 8- Under stress conditions plant physiology, 9- Physiology and technology of seeds.

NOTA: Antes del 17 de abril de 2020 esta institución se denominaba Universidad Complutense de Madrid – Facultad de Farmacia, Dpto. Biología Vegetal II [Herbario].

Overall information

Teaching and scientific research


see description

Access restrictions

Free for Botanists and scientific researchers

Taxonomic coverage
Scientific names

algunos/as Protista.

Common names

algunos/as hongos, algunos/as líquenes, algunos/as macroalgas, principalmente plantas, setas.

Geospatial coverage

principalmente Península Ibérica, algunos/as resto del mundo.

Temporal location
Temporal coverage

todo(s) taxón existente.

Resources from the collection