Alexey P. Seregin

Joined: Dec 03, 2017 Last Active: Oct 23, 2019

The curator of the Moscow University Herbarium.

I am also the head of the Moscow Digital Herbarium Initiative ( We published here 300dpi scans of ca. 971,000 herbarium specimens preserved in the Moscow University Herbarium. As of December 2018, labels of 136,000 specimens are fully captured and 323,000 specimens are georeferenced. The dataset which is also available in GBIF ( is the largest online biodiversity database in Russia.

We hold the largest digitised herbarium collections from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Georgia, Abkhazia, South Ossetia, Azerbaijan, Moldova, and Latvia.

Information System "Flora of Moscow" will be launched at by the end of 2019. To promote floristic field recording we created iNat project ( for automatic selection of research-grade plant observations across Moscow. Stay tuned!

Кое-что о проекте Цифрового гербария МГУ Вы найдете здесь (по-русски): ; о проекте "Флора Москвы" здесь:

Смотрим на сражение региональных флористических проектов здесь:, болеем за своих и активно грузим новые фотографии!

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