Collection of Georg Heinrich Langsdorff

Dates of collection:

1814-1817, 1821-1829

Region of collection:

South America (Brazil).


Langsdorff G.H.

LE Section of storage:

General Section (main funds).


G.H.Langsdorf took part in the first round-the-world trip of Kruzenshtern as a naturalist. He collected plants in Alaska, California, Kamchatka and Siberia. Later, being the Russian consul in Brasil, he organized a number of expeditions for study of a nature of this country in 1814-1817 and 1821-1829.


Lipshits S.Yu. & Vasilchenko I.T. 1968. Tsentralnyi Gerbariy SSSR: istoricheskiy ocherk [Central Herbarium of the USSR: historical abstract]. Leningrad, Nauka.

Compiler & Date:

Yu.R.Roskov, 2004

Elymus mollis Trin.


Croton compressus Lam.

(Representative specimen)

Viola langsdorfii Fisch.

(Representative specimen)