Herbarium of N.G. Kholodny Institute of Botany of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (KW)
Botanical collections throughout the world Proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Preservation of Botanical Collections, Cracow, Poland, 26-29 June 1997: 61-63
This herbarium contains 1 700 000 specimens which represent the taxonomic diversity of plants and fungi in all natural-historical regions of Ukraine. It was founded in 1921. The most important component of the herbarium of vascular plants is the personal collections. These contain information on species composition of taxa and territories, and reflect the scientific standard of botanical studies during certain historical periods.