Biorepository: Universidad Estatal Amazónica

Institution Information

Index Herbariorum Record: 
Yes
InstitutionCode: 
ECUAMZ<IH>
Status of Institution: 
Active
Additional Institution Names: 
Herbario Amazónico del Ecuador
Description of Institution: 

Entered Dec 2012. The Herbario Amazónico del Ecuador, ECUAMZ, is temporarily housed at the main campus of the Universidad Estatal Amazónica on the outskirts of Puyo, Pastaza. In mid-2013, the herbarium will move to permanent quarters at the University`s research station, the "Centro de Investigación Postgrado y Conservación Amazónica", CIPCA, with an associated botanical garden, germplasm collecton, phytochemical and molecular laboratories and a primary forest reserve of 2000 hectares, located 44 km north

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Institutional Governance: 
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Institution Type: 
Herbarium
Cool URI: 
http://grbio.org/cool/bky3-qnid

Institutional Mailing Address

Mailing Address 1: 
Paso lateral, km 2 ½ vía a Napo
City/Town: 
Puyo
State/Province: 
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Postal/Zip Code: 
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Country: 
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Institutional Contact Information

Primary Contact: 

Mercedes Asanza

Staff Member Information

Job Title: 
Herbarium Manager and Curator
Birth Year: 
1960
Research Discipline: 
Research Specialty: 
Taxonomy and ecology of pteridophytes of Amazonian Ecuador

Staff Member Affiliations

Name of Primary Institution: 
Universidad Estatal Amazónica (IH Correspondent/Primary Contact)

Staff Member's Contact Information

Phone Number: 
[593] 3-2889-118 ext. 120
City/Town: 
Puyo
State/Province: 
Pastaza
Country: 
Ecuador
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