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University of Innsbruck
Mycologic Collection

Loan request

The Herbarium is open to bona fide researchers by appointment.

Address all loan correspondence to:

Curator Ursula Peintner
Institute of Microbiology
Mycological Collection
Technikerstrasse 25
6020 Innsbruck
AUSTRIA

Ursula.Peintner@uibk.ac.at

Assistant Regina Kuhnert
Institute of Microbiology
Mycological Collection
Technikerstrasse 25
6020 Innsbruck
AUSTRIA

Regina.Kuhnert@uibk.ac.at


Loan Regulation Policy

Loans of herbarium specimens are granted following standard regulations:

  • Specimens are normaly sent on loan for a period of six months, if further time is required, an extension may be required.
  • Loaned material can be used for DNA and/or pigment extraction if enough material is available. The resulting sequence data must be deposited in GenBank and the accession number has to be mailed to Ursula.Peintner@uibk.ac.at.
  • Whenever collections are used in publications, acknowledgement of the collection is welcome. Reprints and copies (including PDF files and electronic copies) of publications resulting from study of loan material would be greatly appreciated.