SNSB – Botanische Staatssammlung München
Menzinger Straße 67
80638 München

Sales tax identification number according to § 27 a Sales Tax Act: DE 811335517

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Prof. Dr. Joris Peters, Director General

Responsible for the content

Editorial oversight for the content of this web site (“ViSdP”, German legal requirement)

PD Dr. Andreas Beck
SNSB – Botanische Staatssammlung München
Menzinger Straße 67, 80638 München, Deutschland
Tel: 089 17861-266, Fax: +49 89 17861-193, E-Mail:


SNSB – Botanische Staatssammlung München
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