MT Université de Montréal - Montreal, Qc, Canada
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tatie
N 45° 33.384 W 073° 33.370
18T E 612688 N 5045776
Quick Description: MT Université de Montréal is located in Montreal, Qc, Canada.
Location: Québec, Canada
Date Posted: 3/11/2012 7:33:21 PM
Waymark Code: WMDZ1W
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 63

Long Description:
The "Institut Botanique" was based at the University of Montreal in 1920 at the instigation of Frère Marie-Victorin.

Frère Marie-Victorin collected hundreds of plant species along the Saint-Laurent River valley.

The botanical pavillon of the Université de Montréal is located besides the Jardin Botanique de Montréal, which opened in 1931.

The MT Herbaria incorporated the followings :

MTJB (50 000 specimens) in 1982
QPAR Herbier Lucien Lévesque (10 000 specimens) in 1996
SFS ( specimens from outside Québec -51 220 specimens) in 2006
UQAM (10 000 specimens) in 1990
Herbarium Acronym: MT

Institution Association: University

Type of Structure: Seperate structure

City: Montreal

Parking: N 45° 33.431 W 073° 33.282

Visitation possible: no

Index Herbariorum Site Link: [Web Link]

Special Collections: Not listed

Special Projects: Not listed

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